Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 11 December 2018

WATCH: The deadly card game that led to the capture of Saddam's inner circle

Saddam Hussein was the Ace of Spades, followed by his sons Qusay and Uday. Even 15 years since their printing, the cards continue to be one the most comprehensive historical records of who was the most wanted in Iraq at the onset of the war.

Of the nine that remain at large, four are thought to be dead.

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