The Russian Presidential Aurus limousine was accompanied by an honorary escort of equestrian riders with the flags of Russia and Saudi Arabia.

According to RIA Novosti, when Putin got out of the car, those who greeted him greeted him in Russian: “Welcome!”

It is noted that Putin was met by the king in the palace. The heads of state personally greeted all members of the delegations - about two hundred people.

Earlier, the plane of the Russian president landed in Riyadh. RT broadcasted live Putin’s arrival.

Read more about the visit of the Russian leader to Saudi Arabia - in the material RT.