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Iran Eyes Closer Ties with Brunei

22 Feb 2020, 22:36 GMT+10

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani hoped for the promotion of ties between the Islamic Republic and Brunei.

- Politics news -

In a message to Sultan of Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah on Saturday, Rouhani warmly congratulated the Southeast Asian country on its National Day.

He also expressed hope that the friendly relations between Iran and Brunei would grow and serve the interests of the two nations in light of their Islamic, cultural and political bonds.

The Iranian president also wished the Brunei's sultan and people health, success and prosperity.

Brunei is an independent sultanate on the island of Borneo in the Malay Archipelago. The sultanate gained independence in 1984 and observes its National Day each year on February 23.

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