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Aide that gave Blair false info now top lobbyist for WH

Dodgy dossier aide now the £100,000 boss of White House lobbying

The man who wrote the infamous ‘dodgy dossier’ for Tony Blair about Saddam Hussein’s weapons is now a £100,000-a-year adviser working at the nerve centre of Barack Obama’s military and foreign policy establishment.

The intelligence dossier produced by Downing Street weeks before the Iraq War, which included out-of-date research cut and pasted from the internet, has played a key part in the Chilcot Inquiry into the conflict.

And today The Mail on Sunday can reveal for the first time how the man who wrote the document used it to launch a career that has put him on the fast-track to making a personal fortune.

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http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1256042/Dodgy-dossie...

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1256042/Dodgy-dossie...

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