Aquila al-Hashimi

 

 

Age: 50

 

Summary: Iraqi diplomat and Shiite Muslim who was one of three women and the only official of the ousted regime of Saddam Hussein appointed to Iraq's American-picked Governing Council, who was expected to become Iraq's new ambassador to the United Nations.

 

 

Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds suffered in an ambush

 

Born: 1953

 

Died: September 25, 2003

 

Location: Baghdad, Iraq