THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
PRESIDENT CLINTON ANNOUNCES SUMMIT MEETING WITH RUSSIAN FEDERATION PRESIDENT BORIS YELTSIN
The President announced today that he has accepted an invitation from President of the Russian Federation Boris Yeltsin to meet in Russia in early September. The President underscored the vitality of the U.S.-Russian relationship and looks forward to engaging President Yeltsin and the Russian leadership on a broad range of issues. The President asked Vice President Gore to use his July 23-24 meetings in Moscow with Russian Prime Minister Kiriyenko to help prepare the agenda for the summit.