Tony Blair took Britain to war in 2003: but most of Fleet Street marched with him – John Jewell

7 07 2016

Tony BlairWhen, in October 2015, Tony Blair apologised for the use of “wrong” intelligence in the run up to the 2003 Iraq war, his contrition was qualified. Speaking to Fareed Zakaria on CNN, the former prime minister also said: “I also apologise for some of the mistakes in planning and, certainly, our mistake in our understanding of what would happen once you removed the regime”. Read the rest of this entry »