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There is no reason why Saudi Arabia should not buy Russian weapons and nothing could interfere with Moscow selling its arms to Riyadh, the Kingdom’s Foreign Minister, Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir, told RT Arabic.
The newly signed memorandum serves as a prolongation and activation of previously signed similar documents, the minister said. The purchase now depends on the position of the armed forces of Saudi Arabia and the result of bilateral negotiations.
In the meantime, military experts of both sides are studying the issue.
Abu Dhabi plans to invest five billion dollars in Russia’s infrastructure together with the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF). The money will be used for the construction of toll roads, highways to airports, as well as other projects, RDIF CEO Kirill Dmitriev said.