Left: Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair Right: Former US President George W. Bush

The Chilcot report has become a national byword for delays, but the long-awaited inquiry into the Iraq war has finally arrived.

Here s what you need to know.

On Wednesday, July 6, Sir John Chilcot s extensive inquiry into the Iraq war, including the build up to, and aftermath of, the 2003 invasion is published.

It s expected to be the most wide-ranging investigation into Britain s role in the war, and has been in the works since then-Prime Minister Gordon Brown kicked off proceedings back in 2009.

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