Re-elected President of Iran Hassan Rouhani (Photo: AFP/VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam congratulates Hassan Rouhani on his re-election as President of Iran, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang said on May 24.

“We believe that Iran will continue to reap even greater achievements in the cause of peaceful construction and development,” Hang said.

She stressed that Vietnam values the contribution that President Hassan Rouhani has made to the development of Vietnam-Iran relations in the past.

“We hope the friendship and multi-faceted cooperation between the two countries will continue to grow in the interest of the two peoples, and for the sake of peace, stability, cooperation in the region and the world as a whole,” the spokesperson said.-VNA