Bush asked Blair to support invasion on 20/11

Discussion in 'Politics, Religion, Social Issues' started by diamond geezer, Apr 3, 2004.

  1. diamond geezer macrumors regular

    Jan 26, 2004
  2. toontra macrumors 6502

    Feb 6, 2003
    London UK
    This story has the ring of truth. Everyone has been wondering why Blair was so willing to blindly support the US; a rash promise made in the emotional aftermath of 9/11 during a one-to-one meeting between Bush & Blair sounds about right, a promise which Blair shouldn't have made in the first place and didn't have the courage to retract later when faced with conflicting evidence and public & political opposition.

    If this bears out, it will show Blair to have made a catastrophically inept political judgment for which he should pay with his job, and which will go down in the history books as how not to conduct foreign policy.

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