The President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with Saudi Arabia’s king Salman, the press service of the Kremlin on 19 February.
The monarch and the President exchanged congratulations on the occasion of the 90th anniversary of the establishment of bilateral diplomatic relations.
In addition, king Salman discussed with Vladimir Putin the development of Russian-Saudi relations and efforts to stabilize the Middle East and North Africa, primarily Syria.
Putin also reaffirmed the invitation of Saudi king to visit Russia. Earlier it was reported that such a visit could take place soon.