Execute me now, asks Iraq's ailing Aziz

2013-01-23 21:19

Tareq Aziz, former Iraq deputy premier now on death row, is suffering from depression and plans to ask the pope to call for his speedy execution.

Grandkids visit Aziz on death row in Iraq

2011-02-07 15:01

Tareq Aziz, Saddam Hussein's former deputy premier now on death row, received a family visit by his wife and seven of their grandchildren last week, his son has said.

Aziz unlikely to appeal death sentence

2010-10-27 22:06

Iraq's former deputy premier Tareq Aziz will probably not appeal his death sentence as this would legitimise the court that handed down the verdict.

Iraq's Aziz can't walk - son

2010-08-08 18:17

Iraq's jailed former deputy prime minister Tareq Aziz can no longer walk since his health has deteriorated significantly, his Jordan-based son has said.


More jail time for Iraq's Aziz

2011-03-16 20:12

Iraq's former deputy premier Tareq Aziz has received a life sentence for his role in the 1980s killing of Shi'ite officials.

Iraq's Tareq Aziz on hunger strike - son

2010-10-29 22:28

Ailing former Iraqi deputy premier Tareq Aziz, sentenced to death for murder and crimes against humanity, has gone on hunger strike, his son says.

Iraq's Tareq Aziz sentenced to death

2010-10-26 16:43

Iraq's supreme criminal court has found the country's former deputy premier Tareq Aziz guilty of "deliberate murder and crimes against humanity", and sentenced him to death.

Iraq's Aziz has another stroke

2010-01-18 19:03

Iraq's jailed ex-deputy prime minister Tareq Aziz, hospitalised after suffering a stroke, is in a "stable condition".

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