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Artist or CreatorNicholas Garland
Title or CaptionDesert Storm
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Telegraph
Date27 Feb 1997
FormatPhotocopy
Embedded text or transcriptCivil Service Failure
Apology
Disciplinary Proceedings
Resign
Gulf War Syndrome
Apology
MOD Failure
ER Parliamentary Report
MOD Ministers Misled
Cover up?
Resign
Person DepictedSoames; Nicholas
Implied textGulf War: Operation Desert Storm
Sayings:- Digging yourself a big hole.
NotesNews: Nicholas Soames, the Armed Forces Minister, rejected Labour calls for his resignation after a damning Ministry of Defence report disclosed how his officials had caused him to mislead Parliament about the use of toxic pesticides on British armed forces during the Gulf War
SubjectsConservative Party
Gulf War
Reports and inquiries
Ministry of Defence
Proverbs and sayings
civil service
pesticides
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