Blair dodges another legal action against Iraq war

WARMONGER Tony Blair has dodged yet another legal action against him by an Iraqi citizen over radioactive ammunition used during Britain’s invasion of the country.

Defending Christian Arabs (DCA) wanted to bring a prosecution against the former PM on behalf of Amer Abdulimam Jasim, who has lung cancer which he believes was caused by inhaling dust from depleted uranium bullets fired in the 2003 invasion of Iraq.

The organisation challenged the refusal of a district judge at...
source: Morning Star Online

2020-07-13 13:59
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