Europe pragmatic but UK tags up with US vs Iraq

Europe pragmatic but UK tags up with US vs Iraq


Following his policy of across the Atlantic alliance rather than across the Channel, British Prime Minister Tony Blair backed US President George W Bush’s determination to deal with the perceived threat from Iraq, but other European leaders remained unconvinced. German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder reiterated his opposition saying, “It is a mistake to think about military intervention in Iraq. Addressing a rally in Cologne Schroeder, thundered: “Some are accusing me of endangering the German-Amer...


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