] ] A former Iraqi intelligence officer, whom the Express did
] ] not name, told the paper that Saddam was held prisoner by
] ] a leader of the Kurdish Patriotic Front, which fought
] ] alongside US forces during the Iraq war, until he
] ] negotiated a deal.
] ] The deal apparently involved the group gaining political
] ] advantage in the region.
] This would be interesting if this hit the mainstream press.
] Certainly would change the views of Bush's job in Iraq. I
] wish some enterprising journalist in the US would follow up on
Bonus Ryan: There have been some reports criticizing this story, but no one seems to be able to refute some of its core points. Here's a good one for you: the hole Saddam was in was incapable of opening from the inside and he had no communications equipment with him.
RE: Yahoo! News - Saddam was held by Kurdish forces, drugged and left for US troops