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Iraqi general's bid to prosecute Tony Blair is rejected - The National

Iraqi general's bid to prosecute Tony Blair is rejectedThe NationalAN EX-chief of staff of the Iraqi army has lost his bid to bring a private prosecution against Tony Blair over the war that devastated his country. Last year the long-overdue Chilcot report revealed how Blair had made a personal pledge to then-US ...and more »

Tony Blair Iraq Prosecution Ruled Out By London High Court, No Crime Committed Under UK Law - The Inquisitr;

Tony Blair Iraq Prosecution Ruled Out By London High Court, No Crime Committed Under UK Law - The Inquisitr

The InquisitrTony Blair Iraq Prosecution Ruled Out By London High Court, No Crime Committed Under UK LawThe InquisitrFormer British Prime Minister Tony Blair cannot be prosecuted for war crimes, the High Court has ruled. Following a legal action brought by a former Iraqi general, two senior judges have ruled that Blair – whose tenure as Premier came to be defined by ...and more »

Arab world shrugs shoulders as judges block bid to prosecute Blair - Arab News;

Arab world shrugs shoulders as judges block bid to prosecute Blair - Arab News

Arab NewsArab world shrugs shoulders as judges block bid to prosecute BlairArab NewsLONDON: Many Arabs are expected to view the British High Court ruling that Tony Blair should not face prosecution over the Iraq War as another example of Western leaders not being held to account, Middle East commentators said. The judges' decision ...and more »

Fury as Tony Blair prosecution over Iraq war is blocked by High Court judges - Daily Star;

Fury as Tony Blair prosecution over Iraq war is blocked by High Court judges - Daily Star

Daily StarFury as Tony Blair prosecution over Iraq war is blocked by High Court judgesDaily StarTOP judges sparked outrage after ruling Tony Blair cannot be put on trial for war crimes. 0. By Ed Riley / Published 31st July 2017. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded: 0%. 0:00. Progress: 0%. 0:00. Progress: 0 ...and more »

Tony Blair did not commit a crime by ordering Iraq invasion, British court rules - The Sydney Morning Herald;

Tony Blair did not commit a crime by ordering Iraq invasion, British court rules - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning HeraldTony Blair did not commit a crime by ordering Iraq invasion, British court rulesThe Sydney Morning HeraldLondon: Saddam Hussein's former army chief of staff has failed in a bid to prosecute former British prime minister Tony Blair over the 2003 invasion of Iraq. General Abdulwaheed Shannan Al Rabbat's lawyers had argued that Mr Blair and former foreign ...and more »

UK court blocks bid to prosecute Blair for 2003 Iraq invasion - National Post;

UK court blocks bid to prosecute Blair for 2003 Iraq invasion - National Post

National PostUK court blocks bid to prosecute Blair for 2003 Iraq invasionNational PostLONDON — Britain's High Court on Monday blocked a bid by Saddam Hussein's former chief-of-staff to prosecute former Prime Minister Tony Blair for invading Iraq in 2003. Former Gen. Abdulwaheed Shannan Al Rabbat also sought to prosecute Blair's ...and more »

High Court rules UK's ex-PM Blair can't be prosecuted over Iraq invasion - Xinhua

High Court rules UK's ex-PM Blair can't be prosecuted over Iraq invasionXinhuaLONDON, July 31 (Xinhua) -- The High Court in London blocked an attempt on Monday by a former Iraqi army general to have former British prime minister Tony Blair prosecuted for a war crime, local media reported. Abdul Wahed Shannan Al Rabbat, who ...and more »

UK court blocks Iraqi general's bid to prosecute Blair - Aljazeera.com;

UK court blocks Iraqi general's bid to prosecute Blair - Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comUK court blocks Iraqi general's bid to prosecute BlairAljazeera.comBritain's High Court rules that a 'crime under aggression' charge against the former PM does not exist in domestic law. 31 Jul 2017 17:08 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. UK's former leader Tony Blair will not be brought to court following ...and more »

Mayor of Leicester reacts to blocked attempt to prosecute Tony Blair for war crimes - Leicester Mercury;

Mayor of Leicester reacts to blocked attempt to prosecute Tony Blair for war crimes - Leicester Mercury

Leicester MercuryMayor of Leicester reacts to blocked attempt to prosecute Tony Blair for war crimesLeicester MercuryEnter your postcode to see news and information near you Community updates, Crime Statistics, Local News & Events and much more... Tony Blair, by Niall Carson/PA Wire (Image: Niall Carson/PA Wire). Share. Leicester's elected mayor, Peter Soulsby, has ...and more »

Tony Blair won't be prosecuted for war crimes in Iraq, UK court says - VICE News;

Tony Blair won't be prosecuted for war crimes in Iraq, UK court says - VICE News

VICE NewsTony Blair won't be prosecuted for war crimes in Iraq, UK court saysVICE NewsFormer British Prime Minister Tony Blair won't be prosecuted for invading Iraq in 2003, a High Court in the U.K. ruled Monday, saying that the crime Blair is accused of committing doesn't actually exist under English and Welsh law, and therefore he can ...and more »

As lawyers in the case against Tony Blair, this is why accountability on Iraq remains elusive - Prospect;

As lawyers in the case against Tony Blair, this is why accountability on Iraq remains elusive - Prospect

ProspectAs lawyers in the case against Tony Blair, this is why accountability on Iraq remains elusiveProspectThe courts have ruled Blair won't be prosecuted on Iraq. It isn't just Blair-baiters who should worry about this decision; it is everyone who fears a lawless world. by Michael Mansfield QC and Antonia Benfield / July 31, 2017 / Leave a comment ...and more »

Blocking Tony Blair's prosecution for Iraq War 'an attack on democracy' - RT;

Blocking Tony Blair's prosecution for Iraq War 'an attack on democracy' - RT

RTBlocking Tony Blair's prosecution for Iraq War 'an attack on democracy'RTThe High Court's refusal to prosecute Tony Blair over the war he launched in Iraq while prime minister is “an attack on democracy” and grants Britain's leaders “complete immunity,” campaigners say. Iraqi general Abdul Wahed Shannan Al Rabbat accused ...and more »

UK High Court Rules to Protect Blair From War Crime Prosecution - teleSUR English;

UK High Court Rules to Protect Blair From War Crime Prosecution - teleSUR English

teleSUR EnglishUK High Court Rules to Protect Blair From War Crime ProsecutionteleSUR EnglishJudges at British high court block prosecution of former British PM for war crimes in Iraq. | Photo: Reuters. Previous; Next. Published 31 July 2017. 0. Comments. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Gmail Share to ...and more »

UK High Court blocks bid to prosecute Blair for war crimes - Press TV;

UK High Court blocks bid to prosecute Blair for war crimes - Press TV

Press TVUK High Court blocks bid to prosecute Blair for war crimesPress TVAn attempt to prosecute former British Prime Minister Tony Blair for alleged war crimes has been blocked by the UK High Court. Blair should not face prosecution for his role in the 2003 Iraq war, the lord chief justice, Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd, and ...and more »

UK court blocks bid to prosecute Blair over 2003 Iraq war - The Times of Israel;

UK court blocks bid to prosecute Blair over 2003 Iraq war - The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelUK court blocks bid to prosecute Blair over 2003 Iraq warThe Times of IsraelIn this Thursday Dec. 22, 2005 photo, then British prime minister Tony Blair meets soldiers at Shaibah logistics base, Basra, Iraq. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File). Newsroom. Email the Newsroom · Facebook · Twitter. Related Topics. Iraq War · Tony ...and more »

UK Court Blocks Prosecution Of Tony Blair For Iraq Invasion - Mintpress News (blog);

UK Court Blocks Prosecution Of Tony Blair For Iraq Invasion - Mintpress News (blog)

Mintpress News (blog)UK Court Blocks Prosecution Of Tony Blair For Iraq InvasionMintpress News (blog)A UK court has blocked an attempt by a former Iraq general to prosecute former prime minister Tony Blair for the invasion of Iraq. By Middle East Eye | July 31, 2017. Be Sociable, Share! Twitter. Facebook. Google+. Britain's Prime Minister Tony Blair ...and more »

British Court rejects General's bid to sue Tony Blair over Iraq war - The News;

British Court rejects General's bid to sue Tony Blair over Iraq war - The News

The NewsBritish Court rejects General's bid to sue Tony Blair over Iraq warThe NewsBritain's High Court on Monday rejected a bid by a former Iraqi general to file a case against former prime minister Tony Blair for a “crime of aggression” in joining the 2003 U.S.-led invasion of Iraq. Lawyers for former Iraqi army chief of staff ...and more »

UK High Court rules that Tony Blair should not be proscuted for Iraq war - Deutsche Welle;

UK High Court rules that Tony Blair should not be proscuted for Iraq war - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleUK High Court rules that Tony Blair should not be proscuted for Iraq warDeutsche WelleA court in London has found that former Prime Minister Tony Blair cannot be prosecuted under English law for his role in the 2003 Iraq war. The ruling comes after a former Iraqi general tried to have Blair put on trial. Tony Blair vor ...and more »

Blair Must Face Justice to Prevent Another Iraq - Common Dreams;

Blair Must Face Justice to Prevent Another Iraq - Common Dreams

Common DreamsBlair Must Face Justice to Prevent Another IraqCommon DreamsWASHINGTON - Peace campaigners have responded to the High Court's decision to block a bid to prosecute Tony Blair over the Iraq War. Kate Hudson, CND general secretary, said: "Today's decision by the High Court to block an attempt to prosecute Tony ...and more »

United Kingdom court blocks ex-general's bid to prosecute Blair - Newburgh Gazette;

United Kingdom court blocks ex-general's bid to prosecute Blair - Newburgh Gazette

Newburgh GazetteUnited Kingdom court blocks ex-general's bid to prosecute BlairNewburgh GazetteThe British High Court has ruled today that former Prime Minister Tony Blair and senior members of his cabinet can not be prosecuted for the "crime of aggression" in the invasion of Iraq in 2013. The High Court has rejected a bid by a former chief of ...and more »