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President Rouhani congratulates Czech counterpart’s re-election

Tehran, Feb 4, IRNA � Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday congratulated Milos Zeman for being re-elected as president of the Czech Republic.

Rouhani expressed hope that both countries develop ties based on mutual respect and common interests.

He also wished health and success for the Czech president and prosperity for the people of the Czech Republic.

Presidential elections were held in the Czech Republic in January 2018. The first round took place on 12 and 13 January. Since no candidate won a majority, a run-off election between the top two candidates, Jiri Drahos and President Milos Zeman, was held on 26 and 27 January 2018.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency � IRNA

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