Iraq's Living Nightmare
Human Rights Abuses
1988 - Al Anfal Campaign - a genocidal campaign against the Kurdish population in Northern Iraq. Chemical weapons were used to carry out the campaign.
1988 - Gassing in Halabja - Chemical weapons attack on the Kurdish town of Halabja. 5,000 men, women, and children dead.
Human Right's Abuses
Kurdish soldiers carry Al-Anfal victims to final resting places.
Mustard and Nerve Gas attack that killed 5,000 men, women, and children.
Mass Graves of Hussein's opponents have been discovered all over Iraq.