The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, had a telephone conversation with Seyyed Ibrahim Raisi, President-elect of the Islamic Republic of Iran, on Thursday night.

Iran PressMiddle East: In this telephone conversation, the Emir of Qatar congratulated Iranian President-Elect Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi on his victory in the presidential election of Iran and wished him success.

The two sides discussed bilateral relations and the prospects for development and strengthening these relations.

Last Friday, the thirteenth Iran's presidential election was held with the enthusiastic turnout of people all over Iran and also in 133 countries. In this election, Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi was elected as the eighth president of Iran with more than 18 million votes.

So far, many leaders and officials of various countries, including Russian President Vladimir Putin, Chinese President Xi Jinping, Cuban President Miguel Diaz Canel, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, Alexander Lukashenko, President of Belarus, President of Nigeria Mohamed Buhari, President of Algeria Abdul Majeed Tabun, President of Pakistan Aref Alavi, President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, Haitham bin Tariq, the Sultan of Oman and the Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi congratulated Iranian president-elect Ebrahim Raisi on his victory in the recent presidential election. 219