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Tony Blair appears before Iraq War inquiry

01-21-2011 18:38 BJT

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Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has appeared before an inquiry into the Iraq War where he was questioned for a second time.

Blair seized the opportunity to clarify his earlier evidence on the reasons for joining the Iraq War. The inquiry got underway in November of 2009. It was set up by Blair's successor, Gordon Brown, to learn lessons from the conflict rather than assign blame.

When he first appeared in January of 2010, Blair told the inquiry he had no regrets over the military action. That position angered the relatives of British soldiers killed in Iraq.

Editor:Xiong Qu |Source: CNTV.CN

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