Board says there are a number of issues that need investigating in Wolfowitz’s case.
Architect of Iraq war
Wolfowitz, whose appointment to the World Bank presidency in mid-2005 was controversial because of his role as an architect of the Iraq war while at the Pentagon, has refused to step down.
“Wolfowitz must resign because… his act of favouritism for personal interest was wrong”
Ibby, Mumbai, India
The US government has urged leading European countries to withhold judgment until the World Bank’s 24-nation board decides on his future.
The World Bank’s board delayed a final decision on Wolfowitz’s future on Friday and called for further investigation.