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The truth about SAS shoot-to-kill night raids, by the hero of 200 secret ops

Soldier breaks ranks to defend elite unit from witch-hunt but says illegal killings were ‘unwritten rule of our job’ A former SAS soldier has admitted to The Mail on Sunday that illegal killings were ‘an unwritten rule of our job’ … Continue reading

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British troops MUST face investigation for war crimes in Iraq, insists Corbyn

JEREMY Corbyn has said British troops must continue to be investigated for alleged abuses while fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan despite growing anger at the “ordeal” UK veterans are being subjected to. British troops in Basra, southern Iraq The left-winger, … Continue reading

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Tony Blair: end this Army ‘witch hunt’ into Britain’s brave soldiers

Why doesn’t Blair, who claims to feel so badly about the treatment of British servicemen and women now facing charges of war crimes against Iraqi and Afghani civilians, offer himself up in their place? After all, he was the one … Continue reading

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‘Iraq war WAS illegal’ admits former Deputy Prime Minister Lord Prescott after Chilcot report savaged his old boss Tony Blair

Former Labour Party deputy Prime Minister John Prescott, pictured left in 2006 with Tony Blair, said he now believes the Iraq war was illegal. John Prescott now believes the 2003 invasion or Iraq – carried out when he was Deputy … Continue reading

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Members of the Iraq War inquiry ‘threatened to resign en masse’ over political pressure

Lord Butler backed Sir John Chilcot and warned that rushing out a report to an ‘artificial timetable’ risked producing a ‘worthless’ and ‘flawed’ report, open to challenge from those criticised. Members of the Government’s official inquiry into the Iraq War … Continue reading

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