Iraq war illegal, British deputy PM repeats

Originally posted on Dear Kitty. Some blog:

This video from Parliament in London, England says about itself:

Nick Clegg during the PMQ’s on 21st July whilst standing in for David Cameron… calls the Iraq War Illegal…. Well done Nick for saying what many of us think.

From British daily The Independent:

Iraq war was illegal, repeats Clegg

By David Hughes, Press Association

Thursday, 19 August 2010

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg today restated his view that the Iraq War was illegal, saying: “I don’t think the legality of that invasion has been proven.”

Mr Clegg stressed it was his personal opinion and said the Government did not have a view on the legality of the war.

Apart from questions over the legality of the conflict, Mr Clegg said the wisdom of the 2003 invasion “certainly hasn’t been proven at all”.

Mr Clegg voiced his strong opposition to the war last month…

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