(Persia Digest) – The Iranian President has congratulated Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s victory in Turkey’s presidential elections and expressed hope that the friendly ties between Iran and Turkey will continue stronger than before.

President Hassan Rouhani’s message to the Turkish President continued: “I hope that during your new presidential term, the friendship and fraternal relations between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Republic of Turkey will be further strengthened on the basis of strong historical, cultural, and religious ties, good neighborliness, mutual respect and common interests, and the close and responsible cooperation of the two countries on regional developments and in the Islamic world will provide better grounds for solving problems, enhancing peace and stability, and improving prosperity in the region.”

Persia Digest reports that according to the results announced by Anatolia News Agency, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan received 52.55 percent of the votes to emerge as the winner of the Turkish presidential elections.

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