Troops battling Islamic militants led a deadly attack on a police station in northern Nigeria killed at least 25 of the militants.
Col. Ayo Olaniyan, an Army spokesman, also said the self-styled "Taliban" militants had crossed into Nigeria from neighboring Chad. "At least 25 of the Chadian Talibans have been killed," he said.
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