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The ex-CIA agent who interrogated Saddam Hussein

Ex-CIA agent John Nixon describes how he interrogated former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein after his capture.

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The ex-CIA agent who interrogated Saddam Hussein

Ex-CIA agent John Nixon describes how he interrogated former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein after his capture.

The ex-CIA agent who interrogated Saddam Hussein

Ex-CIA agent John Nixon describes how he interrogated former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein after his capture.

Qusay Hussein (1966 - 2003) Second son of Saddam Hussein, Dictator of Iraq. He was the heir apparent to his father's dictatorial position of President of Iraq, replacing his older brother Uday, when Uday proved to be erratic and less stable.

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Image copyright Ralph Alswang Image caption John Nixon was the first person to interrogate Saddam Hussein at length following his capture When former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein was captured in December

The next time a Republican tells you that "Social Security is broken", remind them that President Bush "borrowed" $1.37 Trillion of Social Security surplus revenue to pay for his tax cuts for the rich and his war in Iraq... AND NEVER PAID IT BACK.

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James N. Mattis Mr. Trump announced at a rally that he had selected General Mattis, who led a Marine division to Baghdad during the 2003 invasion of Iraq and led the United States Central Command from 2010-13. General Mattis, now retired, has been a critic of the Obama administration. He would need a waiver from Congress to lead the Pentagon because he has been out of uniform for less than seven years.

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Daesh 'Could Have Been Wiped Out in 2 Months If It Wasn't Serving US Interests'

Iraqi soldiers hold up their arms during celebrations to mark the 61st birthday of Iraqi President Saddam Hussein 28 April 1998, in his home town of Tikrit, north of Baghdad