President Rouhani sent a letter to express condolences of the Iranian nation and government to the Indonesian nation and government over the recent passenger plane crash in the country.
President Hassan Rouhani’s letter is as follows:
In the name of Allah, the most beneficent, the most merciful
Your Excellency Mr Joko Widodo,
President of Indonesia,
The tragic plane crash, which left a number of Indonesian citizens and state officials dead, caused great grief and sorrow.
I hereby offer the condolences and sympathy of the government and people of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Your Excellency, the government and the people of Indonesia, and pray for the dead, wishing their bereaved families patience.
President of the Islamic Republic of Iran