Putin, Tebboune discuss energy, developments in occupied Palestine
Algeria, which has refused normalization with the Israeli enemy, has occupied Palestine at the core of talks with Russia.
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune confirmed their intention to continue coordination in the OPEC+ format and within the framework of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum, the Kremlin said on Monday.
"Russian President Vladimir Putin had a phone conversation with President of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria Abdelmadjid Tebboune," the statement said.
"The intention to continue bilateral coordination in the OPEC Plus format and within the framework of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum in the interests of ensuring stability in global energy markets was confirmed."
Russian, Algerian leaders concerned about escalation of violence against Palestinians
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune expressed concern about the aggravation of the situation in occupied Palestinian, according to the Kremlin.
When discussing topical regional issues, concern was expressed over the aggravation of violence against Palestinians, stressing the importance of intensifying international efforts for a Middle East settlement.
Putin and Tebboune also discussed the situation around Ukraine.
"The situation around Ukraine was also touched upon. It was agreed on contacts at various levels," the statement said.