Amadeusz Juskowiak

Shultz says no resignation over iran report

Secretary of State George Shultz acknowledged failings in the Iran arms affair but declared he would not resign

His role in the scandal that has scarred the Reagan administration attracted harsh criticism from the Tower commission in its report on the affair published today

Shultz travelling to China for a weeklong visit refused to comment directly on the report published after he had left Washington But he repeated as he has done since the crisis broke last November that he was not going to resign

You can wipe that off your slate he said

Reuter