Chilcot Report on Iraq War Is Released, Stops Short of Saying Blair Lied

July 6, 2016 10:39 AM

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Chilcot Report on Iraq War Is Released, Stops Short of Saying Blair Lied

LONDON — The long-awaited report on Britain's role in the Iraq War released Wednesday stopped short of accusing then-Prime Minister Tony Blair of lying, reserving its strongest criticism for U.K. intelligence agencies.

The Iraq Inquiry — also known as the Chilcot report — was launched in 2009 to look at what lessons Britain could learn from its involvement in the Iraq War. After seven years, it was released on Wednesday.

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