Algeria’s President Abdelmadjid Tebboune and Iran’s President Ebrahim Raisi in Algeria. REUTERS./

 – Iran’s President Ebrahim Raisi on Sunday discussed bilateral relations, energy cooperation, trade and Gaza with Algeria’s leader Abdelmadjid Tebboune in a one-day state visit, according to Algeria’s presidency.

Algeria, a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council, backs the Palestinian cause and has called several times for an immediate ceasefire in Gaza.

(Reporting by Lamine Chikhi; Editing by Jan Harvey)

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