Chilcot delay compounds scandal

Sir John Chilcot, who has announced that he expects his Iraq report to be published next summer
Sir John Chilcot, who has announced that he expects his Iraq report to be published next summer

The Chilcot Inquiry is one big whitewash.

It is fatally flawed.

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Not a single word of evidence was given under oath!

Crucial witnesses were economic with the truth.

Undoubtedly, some would have told lies.

The delay in its publication compounds the scandal.

The inescapable truth is that both Parliament and people were to deceived by a prime minister and the security and intelligence services.

Andrew Mackinlay, Labour MP Thurrock 1992 to 2010 , Former member of the House of Commons foreign affairs select committee