Zarif wishes ‘Merry Christmas’ for all Christians
- Foreign Minister of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif congratulated new Christian year to world Christians in a message on Thursday and wished a happy, healthy and peaceful holiday season for all.
"The birth of Spirit of God—Jesus, revered by all Muslims as a great prophet—is a joyous occasion for ALL mankind," Zarif wrote in his Twitter account on Thursday.
"I wish all a very Merry Christmas, and a happy, healthy and peaceful holiday season," he added.
Christians celebrate the birth of Holy prophet Jesus Christ (PBUH) on Dec 25.
Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA