Thursday, August 11, 2005

Saddam Could Be Executed After First Trial

By BASSEM MROUE, Associated Press Writer

(08-11) 12:07 PDT BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) --

Saddam Hussein could be executed after his first trial if he is convicted and sentenced to death for his alleged role in a 1982 Shiite massacre, even though he faces other charges, an official close to the proceedings said Thursday.