November 23, under the chairmanship of Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Rozenko and Minister of Environment, Water and Agriculture of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Eng. Abdulrahman bin Abdulmohsen Al-Fadley, the Sixth Session of the Intergovernmental Ukrainian-Saudi Commission on Trade, Economic, Scientific and Technical Cooperation was held.
During the meeting, Ukraine and Saudi Arabia signed a series of documents aimed to facilitate the intensification of cooperation in the relevant fields. In particular, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Government of Ukraine and the Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on cooperation in the sports sector and the Memorandum of Cooperation between the National Bureau of Air Accidents Investigation of Ukraine and the Aviation Investigation Bureau of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
"Today's joint meeting of the Intergovernmental Commission is another successful step towards the development of Ukrainian-Saudi cooperation", said Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine.
Pavlo Rozenko also emphasized that Ukraine highly appreciates the position of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia regarding the sovereignty, political independence, unity and territorial integrity of Ukraine within its internationally recognized borders. "We hope for further support by your country of relevant Ukrainian-led initiatives within the framework of international organizations, including those aimed at protecting the rights and freedoms of the Crimean Tatars", said the Vice Prime Minister.