Blair justified Iraq War with ‘discredited’ child mortality data

Ex-Prime Minister Tony Blair cited dubious child mortality figures as part of his justification for invading Iraq when he was grilled by MPs, the Chilcot report has revealed. In the run up to the Iraq War, Blair claimed Iraq’s child mortality rate was 130 deaths per 1,000, a figure he obtained from a long-discredited source, … Continue reading Blair justified Iraq War with ‘discredited’ child mortality data