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Iraq

Iraq erupts – over 330 die in clashes

Corruption, unemployment and opposition to Iranian interference three key factors behind unarmed protests

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Judging US war crimes

Chelsea Manning reimprisoned

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Who Calls Anyone Civilised?

Iraq is the forgotten war that continues to destroy lives, writes a long-time visitor to Iraq, US peace activist Cathy Breen.

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The rise and fall of Phil Shiner

How a human rights lawyer was destroyed

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March 2017: 1,000 civilians ‘killed by US-led coalition’ in Iraq and Syria

Alleged coalition civilian killings since January outstrip claims against Russia

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Patrick Cockburn, Chaos and Caliphate

OR Books, 2016; 428pp; £19

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Destroying the inspectors

Iraq’s missing weapons – another failure of the Chilcot report

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Blair’s coup and Chilcot’s cover-up

The goal of the Iraq war was to maintain ‘Saddamism without Saddam’

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It was ‘blood for oil’

The British media avoid parts of the Chilcot documents

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A letter to the Prime Minister

With the publication of the Chilcot report, watch the trailer for "A Letter to the Prime Minister", made during the aftermath of the invasion of Iraq, and sign up on the website to see the entire feature length film.

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