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Tony Blair 'intentionally talked up WMD', Iraq inquiry told

Tony Blair 'intentionally talked up WMD', Iraq inquiry told 13 Jul 2010 Tony Blair "intentionally" exaggerated the threat posed by Saddam Hussein's weapons of mass destruction, the Iraq inquiry heard yesterday. Former diplomat Carne Ross said Britain and the US went to war in 2003 despite knowing that Iraq was not a "substantial threat".