Russian President Putin in UAE on first visit since 2007

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Russian President Putin in UAE on first visit since 2007

Abu Dhabi (Web Desk): Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday arrived in the United Arab Emirates on his first visit to the oil-rich nation in over a decade.


Putin met at the airport by Abu Dhabi's powerful crown prince, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan. He was landed in Abu Dhabi after earlier visiting Saudi Arabia.

Russia is now working with OPEC, as are other nations not part of the cartel, to control production to help raise energy prices.