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Passing The Buck

by | 28th, July 2003

‘THE high-level game of ‘pass the buck’ continues as the row over who was responsible for Dr David Kelly’s death spills over into another week.

‘And leave the buck on your desk on the way out’

When last we looked, Defence Secretary Geoff Hoon was left holding the aforementioned ‘buck’ after a particularly adept pass from Prime Minister Tony Blair.

But Mr Hoon’s efforts to slip it into the hands of another have come unstuck this morning as his claim never to have spoken to Dr Kelly was exposed as false.

The Guardian says

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