Share this post

user icon

Live

People Reading

This story now

Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair Is Accused As The World's Worst Terrorist, Here's Why!

After unnecessarily committing to war 13 years ago and deploying the British military to Iraq despite protests and questionable legality, Tony Blair was accused as the world's worst terrorist by the bereaved families of many people who were killed in Iraq.

A detailed investigative report of the Iraq Inquiry exposed that Britain committed to war against Iraq based on "flawed intelligence". 

Read the full story here. 

Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair Is Accused As The World's Worst Terrorist, Here's Why!

Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair Is Accused As The World's Worst Terrorist, Here's Why!

754 396
  in Celebrities

John Chilcot, the chairman of the Iraq Inquiry, claims that joining the Iraq invasion has questionable legality.

Tony Blair Is Accused As The World's Worst Terrorist

He said, "peaceful options were not exhausted before committing to war". Ultimately, "there was no immediate threat from [then Iraq president] Saddam Hussein."

Britain declared a war against Iraq in 2003 by military invasion.

Britain declared a war against Iraq in 2003 by military invasion.

At least 179 British soldiers and hundreds of thousands of Iraqis were killed during the war.

Tony Blair manipulated the British Members of Parliament and the British public to support the military action of the United States.  

Tony Blair Is Accused As The World's Worst Terrorist

He is also accused to have fabricated facts as the ex-Secretary of State of Bush, Colin Powell's memo to the President were discovered. It stated that Blair is likely to suggest ideas on how to "make a credible public case on current Iraqi threats to international peace" to woo his cabinet who were unconvinced of the proposed military action.

Tony Blair, in his defense, insists that the world "is in a better place without Saddam Hussein"

Tony Blair, in his defense, insists that the world

And that his mistake was only in the "planning and process" following the military invasion.

In 2003, people voiced out their opposition to Blair's declaration.

In 2003, people voiced out their opposition to Blair's declaration.

This "Million people march" took place in the streets of London and was recorded as the UK's biggest demonstration. Moreover, there were protests in 60 countries to stop the war in Iraq.

Iraqi political analyst Ahmed Rushdi accused Blair of lying to the international community.

Iraqi political analyst Ahmed Rushdi accused Blair of lying to the international community.

Hundreds of thousands of Iraqis were killed during the war yet, Rushdi said, "what happened in 2003, [put] us in a position that Iraqis must take the blame of what happened in 2003" which is unjust. 

Anti-war protesters gathered outside Queen Elizabeth II Centre in West London.

Anti-war protesters gathered outside Queen Elizabeth II Centre in West London.

The examination of the Iraq Inquiry required classified materials which caused the delays in the publication.

Sarah O'Connor, sister of deceased Seargent Bob O'Connor, named Tony Blair the world's worst terrorist.

Sarah O'Connor, sister of deceased Seargent Bob O'Connor, named Tony Blair the world's worst terrorist.

After the release of the 2.6 million-word report of Iraq Inquiry, families of war victims decided to take legal actions against the former UK Prime Minister.

Loved this? Spread it out then

comments Comment ()

Post as @guest useror
clear

clear
arrow_back

redo Pooja query_builder {{childComment.timeAgo}}

clear

clear
arrow_back

Be the first to comment on this story.

Report

close

Select you are Reporting

expand_more
  • +2351 Active user
Post as @guest useror

NSFW Content Ahead

To access this content, confirm your age by signing up.