EghtesadOnline: German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier has congratulated President Hassan Rouhani on advent of Norouz.
In a message, Steinmeier said, “I do extend my and German people’s best greetings to you and all Iranian citizens on advent of Norouz of the year 1396.”
He said Norouz marks a day to regard future challenges with much hope.
He recalled Vienna accord and its implementation, and said since its conclusion, Iran and Germany have opened a new chapter in mutual cooperation.
Concluding his message, Steinmeier said promotion of mutual understanding will be common duty of both Iran and Germany in the new Iranian year, IRNA reported.