July 30, 2003

SALAM PAX WRITES ON THE HUSSEIN BROTHERS’ DEATH:

The question in Aujah now is how the family is going to get the bodies back “to bury them properly”. Someone in Baghdad later told me that proper burial for these two is to dig a hole somewhere in the desert and have the family look for them for years. How can they expect a proper burial for people who have denied it for hundreds of thousands?

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