Suffering from leukemia, 5 year-old Sahira lies in her bed as her mother weeps at the Saddam Children's Hospital in Baghdad Tuesday, Jan. 12, 1999. (AP/Murad Sezer)

How The US Government Punished A Man For Helping Dying Children

In 1997, Bert Sacks traveled to Iraq to deliver $40,000 worth of medicine. For this, he was fined $10,000 by the U.S government.