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Russia to Strengthen Mideast Ties

Russia to Strengthen Mideast TiesRussia to Strengthen Mideast Ties

Both Saudi Arabia and Jordan will visit MAKS 2015 International Air Show and Defense Expo air show , Sputnik reported. Russia anticipates to strengthen its trade ties with customers from the Middle East at the upcoming MAKS 2015 International Air Show and Defense Expo, which will be held on August 25-30 in the city of Zhukovsky outside Moscow, Defense News reported. Russia has already reached a historical milestone, profiting $13.2 billion in 2014 from the sales of military aircraft, mainly to China and India, and now expects to expand its trade connections with Middle Eastern states like Saudi Arabia and Jordan.