posted on Mar, 16 2003 @ 08:02 AM
I've just read this report at the N.Y. Times website:
WASHINGTON, March 15 ó For the first time, the Bush administration has identified nine senior Iraqi officials, including Saddam Hussein and his two
sons, who would be tried for war crimes or crimes against humanity after an American-led attack on Iraq, a senior American official said.
The list of names ó compiled, but not published, by American intelligence agencies ó includes members of Mr. Hussein's inner circle who sit atop a
hierarchy of 2,000 members of the Iraqi elite.
If the people on this list were to leave and there was a new leadership willing to disarm and "open up" Iraq, a senior official said, then it could