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sociopath Donating Member (90 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-14-03 06:17 PM
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Straw 'advised Blair against war'
Foreign Secretary Jack Straw made a last-minute plea to Tony Blair not to go to war in Iraq, according to claims in a new book about the conflict

The book says Mr Blair flatly disagreed with Mr Straw's suggestion.

"For all his public assertions that the intelligence was rock-solid, Blair had his doubts throughout," says the book.

Mr Kampfner argues that Mr Blair adopted a war policy largely because of his belief that the US should be supported in its hour of need following September 11.

http://www.itv.com/news/1502977.html
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Thought i'd post this here for you lot to have a look at. Not sure if it's a dupe though.
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