Bahrain congratulates Larijani on reelection

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) -- Bahrain parliament speaker Khalifa bin Ahmad al-Zahrani on Saturday sent a message to Ali Larijani congratulating him for being reelected as Iranian Majlis speaker by MPs.

Al-Zahrani praised the current close cooperation between the two countries, and urged further expansion of brotherly ties between Tehran and Manama.

 

He referred to the role of Iran-Bahrain parliamentary friendship group headed by Bahrain deputy parliament speaker Salah Ali Muhammad Abdu, and called for activating the role of the group in sharing parliamentary experiences.

 

Larijani winning the majority of votes in the parliament -- 216 votes out of a total 241 ballots – was reelected as speaker for the second year on May 27.

 

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