The US government declares it a good day; the British government says Iraqi justice has been done.
And a man will be hung by his neck until he is dead - in my name. My country intervened, sent soldiers to free Iraq and to bring Hussein to justice. And Iraqi justice means death.
There is no doubt Saddam is a wicked man responsible for hideous crimes but the death penalty is a violation of humanity.
I know many will disagree; they will say he deserves it. Yes, he deserves it, but aren't we better than he is?