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OLIVER NORTH SAYS IRAN-CONTRA CAN BE BLAMED ON ROSS PEROT

OLIVER NORTH SAYS IRAN-CONTRA CAN BE BLAMED ON ROSS PEROT

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Oliver North puts the blame for the Iran-Contra scandal on Ross Perot. North, at services Sunday at Cornerstone Church in San Antonio, Texas, said Perot gave him a pep talk at Electronic Data Systems, Perot's company where North was planning to work because he intended to leave the Marines.

``When he was finished, I was all choked up, and he asked me, 'Do you still want to leave the Marine Corps?' and I said, 'No sir,' ' North recalled.North stayed in the Marines, and, as National Security Council aide, was the key operative in the arms-trading scandal. ``So, Iran-Contra is all Perot's fault,' North quipped.

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