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Ex-British PM Tony Blair apologizes for Iraq War 'mistakes'

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by Crabtownboy, Oct 25, 2015.

  1. Crabtownboy

    Crabtownboy Well-Known Member
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    I seriously doubt we will ever hear such a truthful admission from Bush or anyone in his administration.

     
  2. poncho

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    I'm still looking for the truthful admission in his statement. The intell wasn't wrong. It was ignored in favor of a forged "yellow cake" document and an IAEA report that didn't even exist. The IAEA report that did exist was ignored and the inspectors demonized.
     
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    What, in a nutshell, did the real report say?

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  4. poncho

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    I couldn't locate the nutshell it came in but here's a link to the report.

    https://www.iaea.org/newscenter/statements/status-nuclear-inspections-iraq-14-february-2003-update

    For those who can't or would rather not remember how the Bush and Blair administrations built their case for regime change in Iraq here's a refresher course.

    Building the Case for a New War on Iraq

    http://www.globalissues.org/article/395/building-the-case-for-a-new-war


    Nutshell not included.
     
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