Saddam Hussein Predicted in 1993 That America Would Overspend Disastrously on Foreign Wars

“When coalition forces marched into Baghdad in April of 2003, one of the many spoils of war were hundreds of hours of audio recording between Saddam Hussein and his inner circle. In the forthcoming The Saddam Tapes: The Inner Workings of a Tyrant’s Regime, 1978–2001,transcripts provide a rare glimpse into the dictator’s inner monologue on everything from the Iran-Iraq War to relations with George W. Bush’s administration and its ties to oil and gas companies.”

For more, read Elizabeth’s article in Vanity Fair.

 

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