Tariq aziz was sentenced to death

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BAGHDAD — Saddam Hussein's longtime foreign minister, Tariq Aziz, was sentenced to death by hanging Tuesday for persecuting members of Shiite religious parties under the former regime.

Iraqi High Tribunal spokesman Mohammed Abdul-Sahib did not say when Aziz, 74, would be put to death.

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BAGHDAD Iraqi state TV says former Foreign Minister Tariq Aziz has been sentenced to death for persecuting Shiite political parties during Saddam Husseins regime.

AP Saddam Husseins foreign minister Tariq Aziz was sentenced to death by hanging Tuesday for persecuting members of.

Aziz has already been convicted and sentenced to 15 years in prison for his role in the 1992 execution of 42 merchants found guilty of profiteering. He also received a seven-year prison sentence for a case involving the forced displacement of Kurds in northern Iraq.

Sky NewsIraqi court sentences Tariq Aziz to deathCNNBy the CNN Wire Staff CNN Tariq Aziz one of the bestknown faces of the Iraqi government from 1981 to 2003 was sentenced to death Tuesday by the Iraqi High Tribunal court for.