4 Oct 2017 11:12

Moscow to continue coordinating efforts on global oil production reduction with Saudi Arabia - Lavrov

MOSCOW. Oct 4 (Interfax) - Russia and Saudi Arabia will continue coordinating their efforts on reducing the world oil production in the OPEC-plus format, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.

"Riyadh and Moscow participate in the implementation of the OPEC-plus agreements on reducing global oil production. We deem it important to continue coordinating our efforts with Saudi partners in this field," Lavrov said in an interview with the the Asharq Al-Awsat pan-Arab newspaper ahead of the Russian visit of Saudi King Salman al-Saud.