TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (Press Shia) – President Rouhani sent a message to the new Prime Minister of New Zealand to congratulate her on her election.

President’s message is as follows:

In the Name of Allah, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful

Your Excellency Ms Jacinda Ardern,

Honourable Prime Minister of New Zealand,

I sincerely congratulate your election as the new Prime Minister of New Zealand.

Wishing you success in carrying out this important responsibility, I hope that with regard to political will and attempts of the high-ranking officials of the two countries, relations further develop and deepen.

I wish your Excellency health and success and the people of New Zealand prosperity and felicity.

Hassan Rouhani

President of the Islamic Republic of Iran

LR/PR