Saudi Arabia, Russia sign military cooperation agreement

July 15, 2008

Saudi Arabia and Russia have signed an agreement for military and technological cooperation.

Secretary-General of the National Security Council Prince Bandar bin Sultan and Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin signed the accord in Moscow yesterday.

In remarks, Prince Bandar highlighted Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz’s desire to enhance Saudi-Russian relations on the political, military, security, cultural and technological level.