LIVE: Chilcot Inquiry Fallout
Welcome to our live coverage of the fallout and reaction to the long awaited Chilcot Inquiry.
- The Iraq Inquiry Report was published at 11:35 am.
- Military action was taken “before all peaceful options were exhausted”
- The risks to military personnel were not “properly identified”
- There was a lack of properly armoured vehicles, ISTAR resources and helicopters
- 179 British troops lost their lives in the six year conflict, spanning from 2003 to 2009