In a congratulations message to the new Emir of Kuwait, the Iranian President assured that under Sheikh Nawaf’s wise leadership, two countries would continue and develop friendly relations.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday by sending a congratulations message to Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the new Emir of Kuwait, assured that the two countries would continue to see the expansion of friendly and fraternal relations and the development of stability and security in the region.
In the following of the message, Rouhani congratulated Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on his election as the new Emir of Kuwait and wished him and the people of Kuwait honor and success.
Meanwhile, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif traveled to Kuwait and announced the Islamic Republic’s support for the new leadership of this country.
Zarif traveled to Kuwait on behalf of President Rouhani to express the condolences to the Government and people of Kuwait over the death of the late Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, met with the new Emir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, and Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Foreign Minister Al-Sabah.
Sheikh Nawaf al-Ahmad al-Sabah, Kuwait’s new emir was sworn in at parliament on past Wednesday following the death of Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah.