King congratulates Hassan Rowhani on winning Iranian presidential election

June 16, 2013

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz has sent a cable to President Hassan Rowhani congratulating him on winning the Iranian presidential election. On behalf of the Saudi government and people, the King wished the people of Iran steady progress and prosperity. He welcomed Rowhani’s stated desire to cooperate and improve relations between Iran and Saudi Arabia.

A similar cable of congratulations was sent to Rowhani by Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz.