The Iraq War is still being fought in London, Washington and Baghdad

July 7, 2016 8:02 AM

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The Iraq War is still being fought in London, Washington and Baghdad

The much-anticipated release of the Chilcot report — the findings of a seven-year investigation into the British involvement in the 2003 U.S.-led invasion of Iraq — interrupted an already frenzied British news cycle fixated on the country’s disentanglement from the European Union.

Clocking in at some 2.6 million words, or five times the length of Tolstoy’s “War and Peace,” the report known formally as the Iraq Inquiry found serious problems in both the decisions to go to war and in the bungled occupation — planning for which, it deemed, was “wholly inadequate” — that followed...

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