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Was Saddam Hussein a Sunni or a Shiite?

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November 07, 2013 1:37PM

He was a secularist actually. He believed that the State was more important than Islam per se. However, he was considered to be a Sunni Muslim since he came from a Sunni family.

He was Sunni but he didn't care about religion, he believed about politics not religion.