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The Capture of Saddam Hussein (2003)





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Uploaded on Aug 23, 2011

The Capture of Saddam Hussein (2003). A Day that Shook the World . On the 14th December 2003, Operation Red Dawn was launched in order to locate and capture Saddam Hussein, who they believed was hiding in the town of ad-Dawr, Iraq, near Tikrit. The operation was conducted by 1st Brigade Combat Team, which included elements of Special Operations teams.

Saddam was found with, a pistol and an AK-47 Assault Rifle along with 750,000 dollars in cash. He showed no resistance however.

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