Saudi King to Visit Russia
Saudi King to Visit Russia

Saudi King to Visit Russia

Saudi King to Visit Russia

The visit of Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz to Russia will be historic, since it will demonstrate the scale of the dialogue between the two states, Saudi foreign minister, Adel Al-Jubeir, told Sputnik on Sunday. Moreover, the minister stressed that the Russian and Saudi leaders have focused over the last few years on deepening and strengthening relations in numerous areas.
“His majesty’s visit to Russia will be historic because it will symbolize the extent of the relationship and consultations that take place between the two countries… Our two countries are much more closely allied than some of the analysts, I would say, try to portray it. We are both oil producers, we [have an] interest in a stable oil market,” the minister said, adding that the two countries had the same stance on the situation in the region, Sputnik reported.
Jubeir also said that his country had enhanced Saudi investments in Russia, adding that the two sides are working very closely in the area of security to counter extremism.
On Thursday, an informed source told Sputnik that the Saudi King would visit Moscow on October 4-7 for a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The same day, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov confirmed that the preparation for the visit was underway.


Short URL : https://goo.gl/XSDQwu
  1. https://goo.gl/QBxdLN
  • https://goo.gl/D3AgQf
  • https://goo.gl/ydGYbM
  • https://goo.gl/4mPS9R
  • https://goo.gl/uWXvUN

You can also read ...

A demonstrator holds an Estelada (Catalan separatist flag) during a gathering in front of the Spanish Central Government headquarters in Barcelona on October 19.
European Union leaders sought to minimize Spain’s crisis with...
Putin Admits Trusting West “Was Our Biggest Mistake”
President Vladimir Putin launched one of his most stinging...
Mariano Rajoy
The Spanish government has secured opposition support for...
Merkel Launching Crunch German Coalition Talks
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday begins the first...
Syrian Kurds Don’t Want Partition of Syria,  Do Not Seek Kurdistan’s Autonomy
What the Syrian Kurds are actually calling for is the...
Tillerson Talks Tough on China, Saudi-Led Quartet
On the eve of a weeklong trip to the Middle East, South Asia...
A convoy of Iraqi military trucks makes its way to Kirkuk on October 16.
Iraq’s top Shia cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani on...
Ankara Orders Arrest of 110 People Over Gulen Links
Turkish authorities have issued arrest warrants for 110 people...

Add new comment

Read our comment policy before posting your viewpoints

Enter the characters shown in the image.