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In pictures: Saddam's sons buried
View of the graves
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Saddam Hussein's sons, Uday and Qusay, have been buried in the ousted president's home village.
Participants pray
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Few relatives and tribal chiefs were allowed to take part
The grave of Saddam Hussein's younger son Qusay is marked with an Iraqi Dinar note showing Saddam's portrait, 2 August 2003
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An Iraqi dinar note showing Saddam Hussein's portrait can be seen on Qusay's grave.
A family member grieves at the graves of Saddam Hussein's sons Uday and Qusay and Qusay's 14-year-old son Mustafa Hussein, 2 August 2003
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Small numbers of people came to pray during the day
Saddam Hussein and his sons Uday and Qusay
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Some Iraqis see Uday (left) and Qusay (right) as martyrs.
A US Army soldier belonging pauses after being treated for his injuries after an attack in the city of Tikrit, 2 August 2003
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The killing of Saddam's sons has not relieved pressure on US soldiers - three were injured in an explosion in Tikrit.


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