TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, in a message on Saturday, extended his congratulations to the Congolese president, government and nation on the country's National Day.
Also in his message, President Ahmadinejad expressed the hope that the relations between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Republic of Congo would further expand, given the existing opportunities.
The Republic of the Congo also known as Congo-Brazzaville or the Congo is a country in Central Africa. It is bordered by Gabon, Cameroon, the Central African Republic, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Angolan exclave province of Cabinda, and the Gulf of Guinea.
The republic was a French colony until its independence in August 15, 1960.