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ILNA:President Hassan Rouhani in a message on Sunday to his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan expressed his condolences over the tragic terrorist bomb explosion in Ankara, which left many respected Turkish citizens killed and injured and created a great sorrow for the state and nation.

The full text of Dr. Rouhani’s message is as follows:

 In the Name of Allah, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful

Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdogan,

President of the Republic of Turkey,

I hereby sincerely express my condolences and sympathy to His Excellency, the government and the friendly and brotherly nation of Turkey.

Iran, as a victim of terrorism has always condemned such brutal measures and believes that these actions bear no fruits.

I asked Almighty Allah mercy and forgiveness for the deceased, a rapid recovery for the injured, patience for the survivors and prosperity and happiness for the people of Turkey.

Hassan Rouhani

President of the Islamic Republic of Iran  

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