President Rouhani hopes for development of Iran-Kuwait ties
President Hassan Rouhani congratulated the people and government of Kuwait on the Arab country’s National Day.
According to Tasnim news agency, in a message to Kuwait’s Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on Thursday, Rouhani offered his congratulations to the Emir and people of Kuwait on the occasion.
He expressed hope that the two countries’ “brotherly” relations will grow further with unity and concord and by using the deep religious, cultural and historical commonalities between the two nations.
Rouhani also wished the Emir health and success and the people of Kuwait prosperity.
Kuwait’s National Day is celebrated on February 25 each year. This holiday marks the day when Sheikh Abdullah Al-Salem Al-Sabah ascended to the throne in 1950.
Kuwait is a member of the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council that has excellent historical and developing relations with the Islamic Republic of Iran.