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Gordon Brown claims that crucial US intelligence that cast doubt on claims of Iraq's weapons capabilities was not shared with Britain in the lead up to war in 2003.

Blair was 'economical with the truth'? You think?

Robert Cusack

Blair was 'economical with the truth'? You think?

Blog: Sir Chilcot's BBC interview revealed the shocking truth that Blair 'wasn't straight' with the British public. Tell us something we don't already know...

UK voters face stark choice over Palestine

Tom Charles

UK voters face stark choice over Palestine

Comment: President Trump's engagement in the Middle East makes the outcome of the UK election even more important for Palestinians, writes Tom ...

After Trump's tour, UK voters face choice over Palestine

Tom Charles

After Trump's tour, UK voters face choice over Palestine

Comment: President Trump's engagement in the Middle East makes the outcome of the UK election even more important for Palestinians, writes Tom ...

Taufiq Wan

Blair returns to politics to 'get hands dirty' again

The former British prime minister says he will 'get his hands dirty' in a bid to fight against Britain's exit from the European Union.

The New Arab

UK attorney-general 'could block Iraq War case against Blair'

Moves are reportedly being made to reject a private prosecution being brought against former British prime minister Tony Blair over his role in ...

The New Arab

Fourteen years after US-led occupation, Iraq a ‘dead cancer-patient’

Exclusive: The New Arab has obtained previously unpublished data highlighting the human and economic cost of the US-led occupation of Iraq.

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Iraq demands America, Britain pay reparations for 2003 invasion

Iraq's prime minister has called for a full inquiry into the events surrounding the 2003 US-led invasion of Iraq and compensation for the ...

Chemical weapons in Sudan and the 'responsibility to protect'

Sophia Akram

Chemical weapons in Sudan and the 'responsibility to protect'

Comment: Powerful nations are losing sight of what the 'responsibility to protect' really means, writes Sophia Akram

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Former Prime Minister Tony Blair hints at political comeback

Despite his legacy being severely tarnished by the Iraq invasion, Tony Blair wants another shot as a politician.

Lessons not learned: The ongoing destruction of Iraq

Tristan Dunning

Lessons not learned: The ongoing destruction of Iraq

Comment: While the West remains disconnected from the reality of life and death in Iraq, ordinary citizens continue their fight for an ...

Foreign policy must be democratised

Hilary Aked

Foreign policy must be democratised

Comment: Hilary Aked argues that decision-makers have long failed to represent the public in foreign policy.

Valuing civilian life in Syria's war

James Denselow

Valuing civilian life in Syria's war

Comment: Shockingly little effort is made to accurately track civilian casualties, leaving Syria's people all too absent from the central ...

Independent Scotland would be good for Middle East: SNP

Taufiq Wan

Independent Scotland would be good for Middle East: SNP

Interview: Scottish National Party MP Tommy Sheppard spoke to The New Arab about Brexit, Scottish Independence and what this could mean for the ...

Tom Charles

Smith to struggle in post-Chilcot Labour leadership race

Comment: Owen Smith's challenge to the Labour leadership is steeped in Blair-era politics, while Corbyn has popular support and a credible foreign policy message, writes Tom Charles

Usaid Saddiqui

Blair's war on Iraqis started long before the invasion

Comment: After experiencing the most comprehensive sanctions in modern times, the invasion in 2003 sealed Iraq's political, economic and social ...

Tristan Dunning

After Chilcot: Iraqis stand up to sectarianism and corruption

Comment: Iraq's destitute population continues to suffer the depredations of war and terrorism, but is determined to rectify the damage of the ...

Tom Charles

New prime minister fighting for the status quo

Comment: Prime Minister Theresa May's hawkish foreign policy, backing for the Iraq War, and unwavering support for Israel could backfire on the ...

Novella by Saddam Hussein to be published in English

The New Arab

Novella by Saddam Hussein to be published in English

Described as a 'forgettable piece of pulp', the late Iraqi dictator's fourth novel is set to hit the shelves in English this December.

The New Arab

UAE 'sought to hire Tony Blair to improve reputation'

The United Arab Emirates almost became yet another client of Tony Blair's consultancy services, to help enhance its reputation and influence ...

<em>Chilcot</em> inquiry finds no place for mourning Iraqis

The New Arab & agencies

Chilcot inquiry finds no place for mourning Iraqis

As Iraqis pick through the ruins of the deadliest bombings ever to hit their country, Britain's inquiry into the 2003 war invasion of Iraq ...

The British anti-war heroes who'll never see Chilcot's report

Taufiq Wan

The British anti-war heroes who'll never see Chilcot's report

After Chilcot, many who opposed the Iraq war feel vindicated. Here's our look at those who took this stance, but died before they could ...

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