The Web



"Ladies and gentlemen, we got him."

With these words the US administrator of Iraq Paul Bremer on Sunday afternoon announced the capture of deposed Iraq president Saddam Hussein and two others in a raid 15km south of his ancestral hometown Tikrit.

A photo of the deposed leader after his capture. DNA tests have confirmed that the man captured by US forces is Saddam.

Photograph: US Army via Getty Images

             Next  »         

Also see: Body Count

Gulf War Complete Coverage

Tell us what you think of this slide show 

E-mail this page to a friend

Copyright © 2003 India Limited. All Rights Reserved.