Publication: Monitor Volume: 3 Issue: 204

German minister of state Berndt Schmidbauer completed a visit to Russia on October 27 during which he met the head of the Federal Security Service, Nikolai Kovalev, and asked that the FSB — the successor to the KGB — take responsibility for guaranteeing the security of future German investments in Russia. (NTV, October 29)

Lithuania Deflects Russian Security Proposals.