The damning findings of the long-awaited Chilcot
report highlight the need to ensure Shannon airport is not used for stop-overs
by US military forces. That’s the conclusion of the Sinn Fein MEP Lynn Boylan. The
report, which was published today, concluded that the invasion of Iraq in 2003
was based on “flawed intelligence and assessments” that went unchallenged. And,
it found that the UK went to war with Iraq before peaceful options were
exhausted. Here’s Lynn Boylan.
Out words: military troops