Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri remained a wanted fugitive since the 2003 U.S.-led invasion of Iraq
The U.S. launched airstrikes last week in support of Iraqi ground forces
Clashes between ISIS and progovernment forces have reportedly reduced the despot's mausoleum to rubble
Tehran helps Baghdad try to retake Tikrit as U.S. watches
A force of 30,000 Iraqis launched a large-scale offensive on March 2 to push ISIS out of Tikrit, Saddam Hussein’s hometown 80 miles (130 km) northwest of...
George W. Bush turns up the heat on Saddam Hussein and prepares the country for possible war
In the area around Saddam Hussein's hometown, where Ba'ath party loyalists abound, U.S. soldiers conduct a dangerous search for the elusive former Iraqi leader
They swept across Iraq and conquered it in 21 days. They stand guard on streets pot-holed with skepticism and rancor. They caught Saddam Hussein. They are the...