David Nash Jr.

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The Lives of Dictators’ Wives

0<p>SHARES<p>As the United States reacts to allegations that Syrian President Bashar al Assad used chemical weapons against his own people last month, one …

Assad's palace: an empty, echoing monument to dictator decor

You can learn a lot about a dictator from their domestic decor. Saddam Hussein had a thing for gold loos and erotic fantasy murals. Blonde beefcakes wrestled with serpents while scantily clad heroines rode on flying carpets across the walls of his gilded banqueting suites. He liked history too, …

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Syria: Bashar al-Assad 'flees to Latakia'

An information blackout was in place around President Bashar al-Assad after an attack in Damascus that killed three top regime officials amid reports the Syrian leader had fled to his family's coastal stronghold.<p>Opposition sources and a Western diplomat stated Mr Assad was in the coastal city of …

President Assad and his family 'are now living on a warship guarded by the Russians off Syrian coast'

• Syrian president Bashar Assad moved on to warship with family and aides<br>• Russian naval forces believed to be protecting the embattled dictator<br>• Position …

The Day Saddam's Palace Turned into a US Soldiers' Leisure Resort

I had a wonderful time on the high-dive and getting a mid-war manicure.<p><i>The author sitting by the pool at Saddam Hussein's palace.</i><p><b>Baghdad, July 15, 2003</b> –<p>As far as I was concerned, the war was over. The President said so and we weren’t shooting anyone; we were just killing time, waiting for the word …

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Look at the size of those missiles

It is all satisfyingly horrendous - almost the smoking gun. The paintings of naked blonde maidens menaced by dragons and trolls, warriors wrestling serpents and a wet dream of missiles that have been found in Saddam Hussein's palaces and love shack feel like proof of something. They appear to …