Labour split expected over motion on Tony Blair's role in Iraq war

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Jeremy Corbyn to stay away from debate called by SNP on whether former prime minister misled MPs in run-up to invasion

Labour MPs are expected to be split on Wednesday over whether to back a cross-party motion calling for Tony Blair to be held to account for his role in the Iraq war after he was criticised by the Chilcot report.

Jeremy Corbyn, the Labour leader and long-term critic of Blair, is expected to stay away from the debate called by the SNP but other Labour MPs are likely to turn up to fiercely defend the former prime minister’s record.

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