Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday congratulated President-elect Ebrahim Raisi for his victory in the 13th presidential election, APA reports citing IRNA.
Russian President Vladimir Putin sent a message on Saturday congratulating President-elect Ebrahim Raisi for his victory in the 13th Iranian presidential election.
Felicitating the President-elect of Iran, Putin hoped warm ties for Tehran and Moscow in the future.
In part of his message, Putin also said the relationship between Iran and Russia is traditionally enjoying friendship and good neighborliness.
He expressed hope that during the tenure of Raisi as president the relations between the two countries would keep progressing toward mutual constructive cooperation in various areas at bilateral and international levels.
Such an approach will fully meet the interests of the Russian and Iranian nations and help strengthen regional security and stability, Putin added.
In the end, Putin expressed success and health for the Iranian President-elect.