Saddam's Death - Geula Sign?
Anyone remember gog1.com?
It's not been updated recently, but they're still around, and they have a page in both Hebrew and English about how the end of Iraq means the beginning of the Ge'ula. It was written near the beginning of the Iraq war, and much of it has now been proven false, but it still contains statements from Jewish sources showing Bavel's downfall - interpreted to mean Saddam-controlled Iraq's downfall - as being a Ge'ula sign.
For example, see Metzudat David on Micha 4:10.
Also, the Ma'oz Tzur song that is sung on Hanukka contains "קץ בבל זרובבל" (the end of Bavel [Iraq] comes Zerubavel [one of the names of Mashiah]).
Could it be that the end of Bavel is not complete until Saddam's death?
Time will tell.
In the meantime, as I announced when he was sentenced,
'כן יאבדו כל אויביך, ה