Breaking from BBC: Blair ‘to confirm Iraq timetable’

From BBC

Tony Blair is expected to announce a timetable for the withdrawal of UK troops from Iraq.

The prime minister is due to make an announcement in the
House of Commons on Wednesday in which he is expected clarify the

Mr Blair is expected to say hundreds of troops will return from Basra within weeks with more to follow later.

Some 7,000 UK troops are currently serving in Iraq and about 1,500 are expected to return within weeks.

2 thoughts on “Breaking from BBC: Blair ‘to confirm Iraq timetable’

  1. Poodle’s gonna get hit from both sides. He’s already chopped liver to the Brits, who will bash him for not acting sooner. From over here, he’ll be called an emboldener or embiggenator or something else that means “bad poodle!”

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