Iraq War

Biden announces withdrawal of US combat troops from Iraq
Joe Biden and Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi in the Oval Office
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Biden announces withdrawal of US combat troops from Iraq

President strikes deal with Iraqi PM to end two decades of fighting
27 Jul 2021
Instant Opinion: Boris Johnson ‘passing the buck’ on Covid
Boris Johnson
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Instant Opinion: Boris Johnson ‘passing the buck’ on Covid

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Friday 17 July
17 Jul 2020
John Bolton: who is Trump’s new national security advisor?
John Bolton
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John Bolton: who is Trump’s new national security advisor?

The appointment of a chief architect of the Iraq invasion ‘brings America closer to a new war’
23 Mar 2018
The Iraq War, 15 years on
A US dogtag hangs next to an M16 rife
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The Iraq War, 15 years on

Legacy of US invasion still affects the Middle East and divides America
20 Mar 2018
British Army major cleared seven times faces new Iraq probe
British army soldier
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British Army major cleared seven times faces new Iraq probe

Decorated officer Robert Campbell says soldiers are treated as ‘political fodder’
23 Feb 2018
Isis’s Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi alive and ‘hiding in Syria’
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Isis’s Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi alive and ‘hiding in Syria’

Jihadi leader reportedly wounded in air strike and suffering poor mental health
13 Feb 2018
Tony Blair Iraq trial blocked by judges
Tony Blair allegedly made the claim to Trump’s son-in-law during a White House visit
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Tony Blair Iraq trial blocked by judges

High Court rules 'crime of aggression' cannot be applied to 2003 conflict
31 Jul 2017

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Chilcot: Tony Blair 'not straight' with nation over Iraq
Sir John Chilcot Iraq Inquiry Report
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Chilcot: Tony Blair 'not straight' with nation over Iraq

Former prime minister was 'emotionally truthful' in the run-up to the conflict, says chairman of Iraq inquiry
6 Jul 2017
Chilcot Inquiry: British public 'betrayed' by further delay
Chairman of the Iraq Inquiry John Chilcot,
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Chilcot Inquiry: British public 'betrayed' by further delay

Outcry from MPs as publication of the Iraq war inquiry is delayed until after the general election
21 Jan 2015
UK soldiers mistreated Iraqi detainees, says inquiry
UK troops in Iraq, 2003
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UK soldiers mistreated Iraqi detainees, says inquiry

Blindfolds and threats were used, says Al-Sweady inquiry, but allegations of murder and torture were 'deliberate lies'
17 Dec 2014
Tony Blair: don't rule out the use of ground troops in Iraq
Tony Blair
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Tony Blair: don't rule out the use of ground troops in Iraq

Former PM joins calls for UK to consider deploying the army to fight Islamic State
22 Sep 2014
Cameron to use Chilcot report to support his anti-war stance
Robert Fox
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Cameron to use Chilcot report to support his anti-war stance

Chilcot Inquiry into Britain’s role in Iraq War is to publish its report. Can PM make it work for him?
22 Sep 2014
Chilcot Inquiry: why Blair-Bush messages will be censored
George W. Bush and Tony Blair in 2006
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Chilcot Inquiry: why Blair-Bush messages will be censored

Inquiry into Britain's role in Iraq War is condemned as a 'whitewash' as private messages suppressed
30 May 2014
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