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UK POLITICS: ‘EU Willing to Accommodate Britain’: Blair

UK POLITICS: ‘EU Willing to Accommodate Britain’: Blair

“European leaders from my discussions are willing to consider changes to accommodate Britain, including around freedom of movement,” Tony Blair said.

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UK POLITICS: ‘Absolutely Necessary’ Brexit Does Not Happen: Blair

UK POLITICS: ‘Absolutely Necessary’ Brexit Does Not Happen: Blair

“I think public opinion is moving on it,” Tony Blair said.

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UK POLITICS: Tony Blair Failed to ‘Be Straight’ With the Public About Iraq Invasion: Chilcot

UK POLITICS: Tony Blair Failed to ‘Be Straight’ With the Public About Iraq Invasion: Chilcot

“Tony Blair made much of, at various points, the need to exert influence on American policy-making,” Sir John Chilcot said.

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UK POLITICS: Blair Plots New Centrist Party With David Miliband Tipped as Leader

UK POLITICS: Blair Plots New Centrist Party With David Miliband Tipped as Leader

Mr Blair was likely to make an intervention on Brexit soon to rally support for an alternative plan.

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UK POLITICS: Gordon Brown Biography

UK POLITICS: Gordon Brown Biography

Gordon Brown was born in Glasgow, Scotland on February 20, 1951, to mother Elizabeth Brown and father John Brown. Read Gordon Brown Biography.

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UK POLITICS: Theresa May Will Win Election: Tony Blair Predicts

UK POLITICS: Theresa May Will Win Election: Tony Blair Predicts

Former Labour prime minister Tony Blair has told Sky News Theresa May will be Prime Minister on 9 June. He said that Mrs May would win the election.

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UK POLITICS: “What I’m Advocating’: Tony Blair Political Quote of Day

UK POLITICS: “What I’m Advocating’: Tony Blair Political Quote of Day

Tony Blair political quote of the day: “I look at the political scene at the moment and I almost feel motivated to go right back into it.”

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UK POLITICS: ‘Almost Motivated’ to Make Political Comeback: Tony Blair

UK POLITICS: ‘Almost Motivated’ to Make Political Comeback: Tony Blair

Tony Blair said, “I just feel we’re allowing ourselves to be hijacked by what is actually quite a small group of people with a very strong ideology.”

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UK POLITICS: Blair Prosecution Over Iraq War Blocked By Attorney General Jeremy Wright

UK POLITICS: Blair Prosecution Over Iraq War Blocked By Attorney General Jeremy Wright

UK Attorney General Jeremy Wright QC is prepared to go to court to demand that former Prime Minister Tony Blair not be prosecuted over the Iraq war.

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NORTHERN IRELAND POLITICS: Good Friday Agreement

NORTHERN IRELAND POLITICS: Good Friday Agreement

Good Friday Agreement came into force in December 1998 when Northern Ireland’s politicians took their seats at the assembly in Stormont, but it would not be plain sailing from this point on.

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UK POLITICS: ‘I Don’t See Blair And I Working Together’: Corbyn Says

UK POLITICS: ‘I Don’t See Blair And I Working Together’: Corbyn Says

Tony Blair will not return to the House of Commons while Jeremy Corbyn is in charge of Labour, the party leader has said.

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UK POLITICS: Corbyn Left Labour Christmas Party Because MPs Sang Tony Blair’s Anthem ‘Things Can Only Get Better’

UK POLITICS: Corbyn Left Labour Christmas Party Because MPs Sang Tony Blair’s Anthem ‘Things Can Only Get Better’

Mike Gapes MP tweeted: “Jeremy and co left after I sang Back In The USSR and everyone sang Things Can Only Get Better” after the Christmas party.

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UK POLITICS: Nick Clegg Defends Blair In Fight Against Hard Brexit

UK POLITICS: Nick Clegg Defends Blair In Fight Against Hard Brexit

Nick Clegg today defended “formidable” Tony Blair as he teamed up with Labour and Tory MPs to fight a damaging ‘Hard Brexit ‘.

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UK POLITICS: Sir John Major Says Second Referendum ‘Perfectly Credible’

UK POLITICS: Sir John Major Says Second Referendum ‘Perfectly Credible’

There is “perfectly credible” case for second Brexit referendum. Those who voted to remain in EU should not be dictated to by “tyranny of majority”, Sir Major said.

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UK POLITICS: Blair Takes Center Stage, Speaks From The Heart

UK POLITICS: Blair Takes Center Stage, Speaks From The Heart

Tony Blair, who has made clear his desire for Britain to keep its “options open” over Brexit, said the process can be brought to a halt.

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IRAQ POLITICS: Bestseller Book: Iraq: The Cost Of War By Sir Jeremy Greenstock

IRAQ POLITICS: Bestseller Book: Iraq: The Cost Of War By Sir Jeremy Greenstock

Supporting George Bush on Iraq will go down as defining moment for Blair, and for UK. Buy Iraq: The Cost Of War best seller book by Sir Jeremy Greenstock.

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UK POLITICS: Blair Says Voters Need Option To Change Their Minds On Brexit

UK POLITICS: Blair Says Voters Need Option To Change Their Minds On Brexit

Blair, who described Brexit as “catastrophe”, said talks with French president Francois Hollande had given him concerns about the looming negotiations.

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UK: Keith Vaz Biography And Profile

UK: Keith Vaz Biography And Profile

Keith Vaz was born (Nigel) Keith Anthony Standish Vaz on 26 November 1956 in Aden, Yemen. Read Keith Vaz Biography and Profile.

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UK: Blair Could Face Iraq Contempt Vote In Commons

UK: Blair Could Face Iraq Contempt Vote In Commons

John Prescott, the then deputy prime minister, said he now believed the invasion was “illegal”.

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UK: Blair Faces Growing Calls To Face Court Investigation

UK: Blair Faces Growing Calls To Face Court Investigation

Former Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond said he would like to see Blair investigated by International Criminal Court (ICC) for a crime of aggression.

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