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INTERNATIONAL

Putin's Gulf Visit: Russian President Meets Saudi Crown Prince In Riyadh

Russian President Vladimir Putin met with saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman on arrival at Yamamah Palace in the Saudi Capital, Riyadh .

Saudi Press Agency reported that Crown Prince Mohammed praised joint coordination between the two countries that helped remove tensions in middle east.

It quoted the crown prince as saying, we share many interests and many files that we are working on together for the benefit of Russia, the Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia, the Middle East and the world as well.

Putin said ties with Saudi Arabia were at an unprecedented level during the meeting.

Putin traveled to the UAE earlier on Wednesday, where he was received by President Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al-Nahyan at Qasr Al-Watan Palace in Abu Dhabi.