Trump has maintained for a decade that the otherwise bad Iraqi leader was good in taking on terrorists.
He did that so good.” In October, Trump asserted the world would be “100 percent” better off if Saddam and Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi had been allowed to stay in power.
Saddam was at one time a U.S.
As part of its justification for the invasion, the Bush administration asserted that Saddam was in league with al-Qaida, sponsor of the 9/11 attacks.
The organization was scarcely a presence in Iraq at the time.