Blair knew of Abu Ghraib jail abuse, says MP

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Blair knew of Abu Ghraib jail abuse, says MP
Nov 19 2004
Kirsty Buchanan, Western Mail

THE PLAID Cymru MP campaigning to impeach the Prime Minister over war believes Tony Blair failed to heed early warnings about human rights abuses in Iraq raised by his own envoy.

A written parliamentary answer to Adam Price reveals the Prime Minister's Special Envoy on Human Rights in Iraq, Ann Clwyd, raised concerns with Mr Blair at a meeting on October 15, 2003.

The Cynon Valley MP was passing on fears voiced by Iraq's own Human Rights Minister but Mr Price said they were not treated with the "seriousness they deserved".
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