Russian President Vladimir Putin and Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman attend a meeting in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, October 14, 2019. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS
CAIRO (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman held official talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday, where they discussed the relationship between the two countries, Saudi state agency (SPA) said.
They also discussed the developments in Syria and Yemen, and “the importance of combating extremism and terrorism and working to dry up its sources”, SPA reported.
Reporting by Nayera Abdallah and Omar Fahmy; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama