The Kremlin prefers not to comment on the biggest arms deal to be concluded between the US and Saudi Arabia. This was stated press Secretary of Russian President Dmitry Peskov, reports “Interfax” on Tuesday, may 23.
“I leave it without comment,” said Sands, answering the question of journalists, does Moscow fears a multi-billion contract on the supply of American weapons to Saudi Arabia.
According to him, Moscow is developing its bilateral relations with er. “There are bilateral Saudi-American relations, there are Russian-Saudi relations and develop them in their areas,” — said the official representative of the Kremlin.
May 13, Reuters with reference to anonymous source in the White house announced that the US and Saudi Arabia are preparing for the signing of a package of arms contracts worth more than $ 100 billion. The total volume of the supply may exceed $ 300 billion over 10 years.
Alleged package includes weapons, equipment, software, vehicles, air defense systems and missile defense equipment to monitor coastal waters.