“I ran Iraq for 24 years, and all I got was a port named after me?”

When I saw this in Tallinn, I wondered why on earth any city would name its harbour after Saddam Hussein. Especially so far away from Iraq. Until I realized that “sadam” is Estonian for “harbour”.

Sadam Harbour Tallinn(Zur deutschen Fassung dieses Fundstücks.)

About Andreas Moser

Travelling the world and writing about it. I have degrees in law and philosophy, but I'd much rather be a journalist, a spy or a hobo.
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One Response to “I ran Iraq for 24 years, and all I got was a port named after me?”

  1. Pingback: “24 Jahre Diktator, und am Ende wird nur ein Hafen nach mir benannt?” | Der reisende Reporter

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