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Former Prime Minister Tony Blair arrives for a press conference about the Chilcot Report.

The Chilcot Report: Early Thoughts on Military Matters

Christopher Elliott
RUSI Journal, 29 September 2016
Armed Forces, The War on Terror, UK, Intelligence, UK Defence
Readers of the Chilcot Report might have expected a more extensive assessment of Britain’s military operations in Iraq.

The Report of the Iraq Inquiry (Chilcot Report) was recently published. In this article, Christopher Elliott observes that, while the Chilcot Report has shed light on Britain’s involvement in the conflict, it could have provided a more detailed assessment of the decision-making processes for the UK’s military operations.

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