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Tony Blair addresses  troops in Basra in 2004 (PA)

It is only thanks to just war theory that we can articulate why the invasion was immoral

Iraqi Christians at Mass last Christmas Eve in a Christian refugee camp in Irbil, northern Iraq (AP)

British diplomats and French leaders were among those to warn about religious conflict in post-invasion Iraq

Tony Blair and George Bush outside Downing Street in 2003 (PA)

Tony Blair presented evidence on weapons of mass destruction ‘with a certainty that was not justified’, inquiry finds

Supporters hold signs during a rainswept pro-EU rally in London's Trafalgar Square (AP)

Alarmist ravings about the secession of Scotland and Northern Ireland are bunk; the real casualty is the Brussels tyranny

Ed Miliband in front of the infamous 'Ed Stone' (PA)

Only God can save the Labour Party

A new leader with comparable talent to Tony Blair would help Labour, but so would a resolution about what the party stands for

Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor and Tony Blair (PA)

Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor reveals why he feels sorry for Tony Blair and recalls the scandal that tested him at Westminster

The Oratory school is heavily oversubscribed

High Court overturns ruling by the Office of the Schools Adjudicator

Bashar Assad has hung on in power four years after the start of the war (AP)

John Kerry has finally stated that we should talk to Assad, something that should have been done four years ago

Alex Salmond and Alistair Debate shake hands after their televised debate last month (PA)

Why has it proven so hard for the Better Together campaign to galvinise enthusiastic support for our union?

An Iraqi Christian refugee holds a 12-day-old baby in Ankawa (CNS))

The Royal Prerogative was, in effect, abolished on the basis of a PR campaign that required Parliamentary consent to establish legitimacy for going to war, and Iraqi minorities are paying the price