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Blair Backs Open Britain Plot to Unseat Pro Brexit MPs

Backed by Tony Blair, Open Britain has drawn up an ‘attack list’ of 20 Brexit-supporting MPs it will campaign to unseat at the general election, in a bid to sabotage Britain’s exit from the European Union (EU).

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Not Enough Evidence to Probe Blair Over Iraq War, Say MPs

LONDON (AP) — Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair won’t face an investigation into whether he misled Parliament before the 2003 Iraq invasion unless new evidence emerges, a committee of lawmakers said Thursday.

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Another Brexit Court Case Launched – This Time In Ireland

British barrister Jolyon Maugham QC is set to launch a fresh Brexit court case in coming days, which will initially be heard in the Republic of Ireland. Maugham is seeking “a referral to the Court of Justice of the EU of

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Tony Blair Invests £9 Million in War Against Populism, Brexit

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair is to invest £9.3 million of proceeds from his lobbying business in a new institute that he is setting up to fight populism. Mr Blair said last month he was creating the Tony Blair

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Blair: Hold Second Referendum to Overturn Brexit

Former Prime Minister Tony Blair has suggested the UK could hold a second referendum to overturn the Brexit vote, calling on Remain supporters to “mobilise” against leaving the European Union.

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Tony Blair Hints at Political Comeback

(AFP) – Britain’s former prime minister Tony Blair hinted that he wanted to make a political comeback in an interview released Friday. Blair, 63, made the comments to Esquire magazine shortly after announcing he was winding down his controversial but

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Tony Blair Promises To Close Business Empire And Work For Charity

LONDON (Reuters) – Former British prime minister Tony Blair, who built a multi-million pound business network advising multi-national corporations and governments after leaving office in 2007, said on Tuesday he was planning to close his commercial ventures and concentrate on not-for-profit activities.

British Prime Minister David Cameron leaves at the end of the first day of an European Council leaders' meeting in Brussels, February 19, 2016. EU leaders head into a make-or-break summit sharply divided over difficult compromises needed to avoid Britain becoming the first country to crash out of the bloc. …

Parliament Slams David Cameron’s Role in Obama’s Libyan ‘S*** Show’

The Foreign Affairs Select Committee of the British Parliament has published a scathing report on David Cameron’s intervention in Libya, finding it was “carried out with no proper intelligence analysis, drifted into an unannounced goal of regime change and shirked its moral responsibility to help reconstruct the country following the fall of Muammar Gaddafi,” as the UK Guardian puts it.

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So Farewell Then, David Cameron…

David Cameron has announced that he will shortly be resigning his comfy Oxfordshire safe seat, Witney. Some readers may have trouble remembering who, exactly, this sleek, flush-faced back bench Tory MP is. So let me remind you: he was until really quite

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Blair Voices ‘Sorrow, Regret And Apology’ After Iraq War Report

AFP – Former British prime minister Tony Blair voiced “sorrow, regret and apology” after a damning report on the Iraq war Wednesday, but said he did not mislead parliament and did not regret toppling Saddam Hussein. “I express more sorrow,