, Volume 69, Number 6

Senior Fellow, International Security
Additional author info: 

Author of ‘Depending on the Right People, British Military Relations 2001 – 2010’

After the battle, the blame game: The generals ended up being derided for the Great War, but politicians are now held responsible for Iraq and Afghanistan. Is this fair?

Photo: Geoffrey Malins/IWM via Getty Images

To read this article, you need to be a Chatham House member

Find out more about Chatham House membership