National security adviser will not testify at House panel: White House

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Posted: May 16, 2016 4:27 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House confirmed on Monday that Ben Rhodes, the deputy national security adviser, would not testify at a House oversight panel on Iran on Tuesday.

The panel had asked Rhodes to appear after a New York Times article had suggested that he had manipulated the public debate over the Iran deal.

(Reporting by Timothy Gardner)