Legacy Of War
10:30 am
Wed March 6, 2013

After Saddam

A mosque in Halabja, Kurdish region of Iraq.
Credit Joshua McNichols

Anxiety. Regret. But also happiness and hope. These are the emotions experienced by Iraqis as they try to find stability and safety for their families in post-Saddam Iraq. The BBC’s Hugh Sykes has reported on some horrific scenes in Iraq. Now, he returns to Iraq to reflect. And to try to understand how it is the Iraqis can, having seen so much, be so filled with laughter.

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