Saudi Arabia agrees to buy Russian s-400 air defense system: Arabiya TV

Reuters News
Posted: Oct 05, 2017 10:01 AM

RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia has agreed to buy Russian S-400 air defense system, Saudi-owned al-Arabiya television reported on Thursday, on the sidelines of a visit by Saudi King Salman to Moscow.

The Dubai-based television channel also said that Saudi Arabia had signed a memorandum of understanding to help the kingdom in its efforts to develop its own military industries.

(Reporting by Stephen Kalin, Writing by Sami Aboudi)