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Iraq's Chemical Ali gets 4th death sentence
By IBT Staff Reporter on 01/17/10 AT 11:15 AM
An Iraqi court sentenced Ali Hassan al-Majeed, the Saddam Hussein henchman widely known as Chemical Ali, on Sunday to death by hanging for a 1988 gas attack that killed about 5,000 Kurds, a court official said.