Saddam Hussein's medical examination should not have been broadcast

BMJ 2004; 328 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.328.7430.51-b (Published 01 January 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;328:51

Images were designed to humiliate

  1. Ian Roberts, professor of epidemiology and public health (ian.roberts@lshtm.ac.uk)
  1. London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1B 3DP

    EDITOR—The US administration in Iraq was wrong to broadcast images of Saddam Hussein undergoing a medical examination. That there was no other film footage to show to the world's …

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