WASHINGTON DENIES INVITATION TO LEBED.
Publication: Monitor Volume: 3 Issue: 11
The White House yesterday denied that former Russian security chief Aleksandr Lebed has been invited to Washington to attend presidential inaugural events. Lebed made the announcement during a visit to Bonn, where he was to meet with parliamentary leaders of Germany’s political parties. German chancellor Helmut Kohl has pointedly not sought a meeting with Lebed. (UPI, January 15)
U.S. Downplays Russian Arms Sales to China.