Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with Crown Prince of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud at the Saudi side’s initiative.
The parties discussed current issues of Russian-Saudi cooperation. They paid particular attention to the prospects for interaction on global climate change and environmental protection, including green energy. Mohammad bin Salman Al Saud told the Russian President about Saudi Arabia’s recent environmental initiatives aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the Middle East, greening territories, and increasing the share of renewable energy sources. Vladimir Putin noted the relevance of such projects and spoke about Russia’s environmental efforts.