Saudi Arabia has offered to facilitate talks on the ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine.
According to the reports of foreign news agencies, Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan said in a news conference with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in Moscow that Saudi Arabia is ready to mediate to resolve the crisis in Ukraine.
Meanwhile, the Saudi Foreign Minister and Lavrov discussed the developments at the international level, including the war, bilateral relations and the stability of oil markets, and both foreign ministers expressed the importance of further promoting bilateral relations between Russia and Saudi Arabia.
Prince Faisal said that he wants to strengthen and promote relations with Saudi Arabia at all levels. Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov said that we also confirm the desire to increase cooperation with Saudi Arabia in all fields.
He said about mutual cooperation from the platform of OPEC Plus that we have confirmed the continuous implementation of commitments while Prince Faisal reiterated Saudi Arabia’s desire to maintain stability in the global oil market.
When asked about the situation in Yemen, Prince Faisal bin Farkhan said that Saudi Arabia wants to start negotiations between the Yemeni parties to end the conflict, we want to reach a permanent ceasefire in Yemen first and then start a political process. are
The Russian Foreign Minister appreciated the efforts of Saudi Arabia to resolve the conflicts in Ukraine and Yemen and called the refusal of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Myrzelinsky to negotiate with Moscow as the reason for continued aggression. He said, “We do not think that Ukraine is serious with Russia.” Desires to communicate.