From the AP: A witness testified Wednesday at
Saddam Hussein’s trial that the deposed leader’s regime killed and tortured people by administering electric shocks and ripping off their skin after pouring molten plastic on it. Later, during an extended outburst, Saddam claimed he had been beaten while in detention.
I know – let’s ask Ramsey Clark. He’s such a fighter for “human rights.” [Where was he when the Marsh Arabs were being exterminated?-ed. What Marsh Arabs?]