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Submission + - Former Dictator Hanged

wally writes: "Former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein has been executed by hanging at a secure facility in northern Baghdad for crimes against humanity.
Iraqi TV said the execution took place just before 0600 local time (0300GMT). A representative of the prime minister and a Sunni Muslim cleric were present.

The BBC has a full report, including a summary of Saddan's life."

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