Saudi King arrives in Moscow for first ever visit

  05 October 2017    Read: 443
Saudi King arrives in Moscow for first ever visit

King of Saudi Arabia Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud arrived in Russia on Wednesday on a first visit by a reigning Saudi monarch in the history of bilateral relations, Sputnik reports.

King Salman will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin on October 5 to discuss a number of issues, including the stabilization of the situation in the Middle East. A Russian-Saudi investment forum will be held before the meeting of the two states' leaders, with more than 200 Russian and Saudi companies expected to attend the event.

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev will also meet with King Salman on October 6 to discuss joint investment projects.

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