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King Salman's visit to Russia, huge blow to Iran's influence in region

King Salman's visit to Russia, huge blow to Iran's influence in region

Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud's visit to Russia represents a major importance amid the current turmoil that has engulfed the Middle East recently, according to observers.

They added that King Salman's first visit to Russia also aims to bolster new Arab-Russian relations, to end a long sour relation between Tehran and Moscow, that Mullah's regime used to further its influence in the region.

Saudi latest diplomatic efforts aim to contain Iran's terrorist militias in the Middle East and expose Mullah's regime Shiite crescent expansionist scheme that aims to colonize Iraq, Syria, Lebanon and Yemen to gain a foothold at the Mediterranean Sea and Bab-el-Mandeb Strait to international powers, especially the US and Russia.


Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz arrived in Moscow on Wednesday for a two-day official visit where he will meet President Vladimir Putin and other Russian high-level officials, the Baghdad Post reported.

During the visit, a slew of investment deals, including a liquefied natural gas project and petrochemical plants, could also be signed.

Also, plans for a $1-billion fund to invest in energy projects are likely to be finalized.
The visit, including talks in the Kremlin with President Vladimir Putin, reflects a rapid deepening of ties between Russia and Saudi Arabia, driven by a mutual need to stem a drop in global oil prices.


The two countries helped secure a deal between OPEC and other producers to cut output until the end of March 2018, but back competing sides in Syria’s civil war.

King Salman also urged Putin to reign in Mullah's regime to maintain the security and stability of Iraq, Syria and Yemen as they are ravaged by its sectarian militias that destroyed these countries' infrastructure and dislodged their civilians.

King Salman also asserted that the Gulf region and the Middle East stability will be guaranteed once Iran stops its terrorist activities in Yemen.


He also stressed the need for a political solution that will maintain both Iraq and Syria's security and stability.

King Salman urged the Russian administration to step up its efforts in combating terrorism and eliminating its funding sources, noting that the Saudi-Russian bilateral relation will help maintain the global stabilization efforts.

On his side, Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed his relief, as this visit gave him hopes to gain further rapprochement with Saudi Arabia.

Earlier, Russia shelled Hezbollah terrorists in Syria, ahead of King Salman's arrival in Russia, experts asserted that Putin decided to honor his arrival by striking Hezbollah by drones that Killed 30 of its militants , assuring to King Salman that Mullah's presence in Syria is fragile, as Putin can smite it in a second if he decided to.

Last Modified: Thursday، 05 October 2017 10:02 PM