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Blair answers questions about post-war plans for Iraq


Tony Blair has been questioned about the planning that was made for the aftermath of the Iraq war.

Speaking at the Iraq inquiry he claimed that there had been extensive planning for after the invasion.

Mr Blair also said that "it was really the external elements of al-Qaeda and Iran that caused this mission very nearly to fail."


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