On Monday, Georgian President Edward Shevardnadze met US Assistant Secretary of State for Arms Control Stephen Rademaker, who is currently in Tbilisi. The sides discussed the progress of fulfilling the Treaty of Conventional Forces in Europe and Russia's realization of the Istanbul Agreements on pullout of military bases from the Georgian territory.
The head of Russian Technologies, Sergei Chemezov, clarified the fate of anti-aircraft guided missiles that Russia was supposed to deliver to China
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