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MI6 used hoax WMD reports based on action film ‘The Rock’ to justify Iraq invasion – Chilcot

A fake intelligence source fooled MI6 with false reports based on the action movie ‘The Rock’, which ended up being used to justify Britain’s invasion of Iraq in 2003, the Chilcot report has revealed. A man shields himself from the … Continue reading

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It’s a stitch-up, claims Alex Salmond as Commons motion to probe Tony Blair fails

Alex Salmond says the establishment have closed ranks over the war in Iraq, after a cross-party attempt to have Tony Blair investigated for misleading Parliament was defeated in the Commons. Former First Minister Alex Salmond’s motion to hold Tony Blair … Continue reading

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08 October | London | 15 Years On: Time to Stop the War

An international conference marking 15 years of the ‘War on Terror’ and the founding of Stop the War. Speakers include: Malalai Joya, Lindsey German, Medea Benjamin, Phyllis Bennis, Mark Serwotka, Anas Altikriti, Salma Yaqoob, Brian Eno, Chris Cole, Andrew Murray … Continue reading

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5 revelations from Chilcot’s damning report into the Iraq war

The long-awaited findings of Sir John Chilcot’s inquiry into the invasion of Iraq by Britain in 2003 were finally published on Wednesday. A man holds a copy of the executive summary of The Report of the Iraq Inquiry, by John … Continue reading

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Clare Short: Blair will never be forgiven for Iraq suffering

Short, who quit as international development secretary after war, says Tony Blair has lost the plot and will never escape ‘crimes against peace’ Clare Short attends the Iraq Inquiry in 2010 (AFP) Tony Blair will never be forgiven for “terrible … Continue reading

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Families plan to put Blair in dock over Chilcot report into Iraq War

THE FAMILIES of soldiers killed during the Iraq war are planning to use the results of the Chilcot inquiry to sue Tony Blair, former minister and generals for failing in their public duties. Families plan to put Blair in dock … Continue reading

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MAX HASTINGS: He won’t see a jail cell. But Blair (and his Iraq war conspirators) should be barred from public life

Almost seven years since the Chilcot Inquiry was set up to establish why Britain joined the 2003 American invasion of Iraq, its findings have still not been published. The mishandling of the investigation has become a scandal in its own … Continue reading

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Blair’s lethal lies over Iraq exposed: Devastating book reveals ex-PM repeatedly deceived Cabinet and cost lives by refusing to let top brass order vital kit

Explosive book reveals Mr Blair decided early in 2002 on ‘regime change’ He froze out top military and Cabinet officials over Saddam Hussein plan Top brass were refused permission to properly prepare for the Iraq War British soldiers died because … Continue reading

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REVEALED: Bush and Blair went to war in Iraq despite South African intelligence proving no WMDs

Tony Blair went to war in Iraq despite a report by South African experts with unique knowledge of the country that showed it did not possess weapons of mass destruction, according to a book published on Sunday. President George W. … Continue reading

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How Tony Blair lied, misled and cajoled the British people into a war they didn’t want

It is now very difficult to avoid the conclusion that Tony Blair engaged in an alarming subterfuge with his partner, George Bush. TONY BLAIR used “deceit” to persuade parliament and the British people to support war in Iraq, Sir Ken … Continue reading

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