At the meeting with Russian Defence Minister Sergey Ivanov who has arrived in Washington with a working visit US President George Bush confirmed his support for development of US-Russian relations, a representative of the US administration made this statement after the official meeting in the White House.
According to him, George Bush and the Russian Minister "discussed a wide range of issues of mutual interest including Russian-American cooperation in combating international terrorism".
The official spokesman of the US Administration stressed that the meeting between George Bush and Sergey Ivanov had been "very warm and positive".
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