Tony Blair prosecution over Iraq war blocked by judges

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High court rules that there is no crime of aggression in English law under which former PM could be charged

Tony Blair should not face prosecution for his role in the 2003 Iraq war, the high court has ruled.

The lord chief justice, Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd, and another senior judge, Mr Justice Ouseley, said on Monday that there was no crime of aggression in English law under which the former prime minister could be charged.

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