President Rouhani sent a message to the President-elect of South Korea, Moon Jae-in, and congratulated him on his election.
Presidents message is as follows:
In the Name of Allah, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful
Your Excellency Mr Moon Jae-in,
President-elect of South Korea,
I sincerely congratulate your election as the President of South Korea.
I hope in your term of office, relations between the two countries of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Republic of Korea be further developed.
I pray to the Almighty for your Excellencys health and success, as well as the South Korean nations felicity and prosperity.