Iraqi President Saddam Hussein was offered asylum by North Korea just before the US invasion in 2003. The intermediary was a Macau casino magnate. Photo: AFP

Three strange links between Macau, North Korea: from Saddam Hussein to customs chief’s death

Casino deals, asylum offer for the Iraqi dictator and an unexplained demise

Topic |   North Korea

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Iraqi President Saddam Hussein was offered asylum by North Korea just before the US invasion in 2003. The intermediary was a Macau casino magnate. Photo: AFP
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