Saddam Hussain’s henchman Chemical Ali executed

January 25th, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt  

Chemical Ali Baghdad, Jan 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Saddam Hussein’s henchman “Chemical Ali” was executed on Monday, according to Iraq’s government spokesman Ali al-Dabbagh.

Government spokesman Ali al-Dabbagh confirmed to BNO News the execution was carried out, but provided no further details.

Chemical Ali’s real name is Ali Hasan al-Majid. He was convicted of the crime in which he gassed more than 5000 people in Halabja. This was one of the biggest atrocities of Saddam Husain’s rule. This crime was committed in 1988, and it is said to be the worst possible use of poison gas in the world ever. The arrogant Chemical Ali never ever denied the charges. He used to say that, “I will kill them all with chemical weapons! Who is going to say anything? The international community? **** them! The international community and those who listen to them.”

Chemical Ali - Ali Hasan al-Majid was also Iraq dictator Saddam Hussein’s cousin. And he was always at Saddam’s side since Saddam came to power, till the very end. He was made the Governor of Northern Iraq in 1987. He was also instrumental in the destruction of the Kurds. He was responsible for around 100,000 civilian deaths. His various forms of spreading atrocities were to use mustard gas, nerve gas Tabun, Sarin and VX.

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