05 March

On the visit of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

On March 4-5th the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov visited the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

The Minister was received by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques His Majesty King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud. The Russian Minister held talks with the Foreign Minister Ibrahim Al-Assaf and the State Minister for Foreign Affairs Adel Al-Jubeir.

The parties discussed a number of key regional and international issues as well as the prospects of mutual cooperation between Russia and Saudi Arabia.