So the Iraqi Dictator will be strung up, hopefully it will be a painful death, though not everyone agrees with me.
The EU opposes capital punishment in all cases and under all circumstances and it should not be carried out in this case either. FINNISH PRESIDENCY OF THE EUROPEAN UNIONNo doubt they think he should get a community service sentence.
It is well known that for a long time the EU has not been in favour of the death penalty. Obviously it is a penalty which is not provided for in any legal system in the EU or, of course, in our country. JOSE LUIS RODRIGUEZ ZAPATEROAnd, your point is? Perhaps you care more for low life than you do for victims.
Ireland and its EU partners have made it clear in the past to Iraqi authorities that we are opposed to courts applying the death sentence. IRISH FOREIGN AFFAIRS MINISTRYIf your EU partners had taken a little more of the strain in ridding Iraq of that blood thirsty bastard, they might have listened a little more to you.
The EU is full of posturing PC idiots, whose outlook on life has not changed since they were conducting sit ins at university over some irrelevant cause or other. Saddam deserves nothing less than the rope, and you have to have your head where the sun don't shine not to see that.