In the “fog of diplomacy” in 2003, a mirage of WMDs was conjured up to sweep the Bush administration, its media echo chamber, and the U.S. into the disastrous fog of the Iraq War. Now the same neocon cabal has set its sights on Iran, beginning with the nuclear deal now in Trump’s crosshairs.
A UK court has blocked an attempt by a former Iraq general to prosecute former prime minister Tony Blair for the invasion of Iraq.
A British court has blocked an attempt by a former Iraqi general to bring a private prosecution against Tony Blair over the Iraq war. General Abdul Wahed Shannan al-Rabbat, a former chief of staff of the Iraqi army, accused Blair of committing a "crime of aggression" while he was prime minister, by invading Iraq in 2003 to overthrow Saddam