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Iran’s president congratulates Indonesia on independence day

Tehran, Aug 17, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani congratulated his Indonesian counterapart Joko Widodo on the occasion of Independence Day in that country on August 17, 1945.

Through a message on Thursday, President Rouhani also congratulated Indonesian people and government on the occasion.

President Rouhani in his message hoped the two countries would witness deeper cooperation.

The Iranian president also wished prosperity and success for President Widodo and the Indonesian nation.

Each year on August 17, Indonesia celebrates gaining its independence from Netherlands in 1945.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency

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