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# Invasion
UK's attorney general 'attempting to block prosecution' of Tony Blair over the Iraq War
The argument revolves around whether the crime of aggression exists in UK law.
# about turn
Tony Blair's former number two now says the Iraq war was illegal
Former deputy prime minister John Prescott says the publishing of the Chilcot Report into the war has changed his mind.
# chilcot
'Reptiles and traitors' - how The Sun described Charles Kennedy and Robin Cook over Iraq War
The Murdoch-owned tabloid demonised Kennedy as a “spineless reptile”, and featured Cook on a dartboard of anti-war ‘traitors’.
# I Read The News
"Shamed", "mournful" and "a monster of delusion" - Tony Blair is back on the front pages
Much of the coverage focuses on Blair’s assertion that, in the same situation, he would invade Iraq again.
# chilcot
'We were right all along': organisers of huge 2003 Dublin march against Iraq War
Some 100,000 Irish people protested on 15 February 2003 to oppose the invasion.
# lessons unlearned
Northern Ireland (and the PSNI) is all over the Chilcot Report - here's why
The British Army used the Northern Irish Troubles as its key reference point for dealing with the Iraq conflict.
# chilcot
'I will be with you, whatever': Conversations between Blair and Bush on the Iraq War
Memos the British Prime Minister sent to the US President before and during the war show the close relationship between them.
# Chilcot Inquiry
Blair: "I express more sorrow and regret and apology than you will ever know"
But, he says he would do it again.
# Chilcot Inquiry
Tony Blair did a solo run on deciding to go to war
He also planned to back a rebellion in Iraq.
# chilcot
Tony Blair led the UK into Iraq war before all peaceful options were exhausted
Sir John Chilcot published his report today
# chilcot
The UK's Iraq War dirty laundry will today be aired in a very public way
Former PM Tony Blair is in for a hard day, but a trial is some way off.