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Monday, August 17, 1998 Published at 09:43 GMT 10:43 UK

Clinton: 'I did not have sex with that woman'

Real Video of Clinton's press conference
President Bill Clinton vigorously denied having sexual relations with Monica Lewinsky at a White House press conference on January 26.

"I want to say one thing to the American people. I want you to listen to me. I did not have sexual relations with that woman, Miss Lewinsky," he said.

President Clinton denies having sex with Monica Lewinsky
With a raised clenched fist, Mr Clinton went on: "I never told anyone to lie, not a single time, never. These allegations are false and I need to go back to work for the American people."

He had earlier denied having a sexual affair with Miss Lewinsky as part of his oral deposition in the Paula Jones sexual harassment case.

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