Portugal’s first general 24-hour strike in 22 years has shut Lisbon’s metro and grounded most flights as workers protested the government’s austerity measures. Workers at ports, railway services and state-owned post office CTT-Correios de Portugal SA are participating in today’s strike, the CGTP labor group said.
The head of Russian Technologies, Sergei Chemezov, clarified the fate of anti-aircraft guided missiles that Russia was supposed to deliver to China
About 95% of Putin's Address to the Federal Assembly was devoted to social issues, but he also spoke about Russia's military power, her state-of-the-art weapons, and did not miss a chance to intimidate the United States.
The Basmanny Court of Moscow arrested Michael Calvey, the founder of Baring Vostok investment fund, on allegations of embezzling 2.5 billion rubles from Vostochny Bank. Calvey will be held in custody until April 13