Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri remained a wanted fugitive since the 2003 U.S.-led invasion of Iraq
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...
Tikrit, the provincial capital for Salauhddin province, fell into the hands of the Islamic State group last summer
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...