President Stresses Closer Iran-Chad Ties
- August, 10, 2014 - 13:33
- Politics news
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday congratulated the nation and government of the Republic of Chad on the occasion of the country’s Independence Day.
In a message to Chadian President Idriss Deby, President Rouhani pointed to the good record of bilateral relations between Tehran and N'Djamena, expressing the hope that the two countries' cooperation in the international arenas would increase in the future.
The Iranian President also wished good health and success to the Chadian president and prosperity for the people and government of the country.
Chad, a landlocked nation in north-central Africa, obtained independence from France on August 11, 1960. The country celebrates its Independence Day each year to commemorate the nation’s freedom from colonialism.