Ahmadinejad Congratulates Obama

GettyIt was the first time since Iran’s 1979 Islamic revolution that an Iranian leader congratulated an American president-elect.

“I hope you will choose to honor the real interests of people and justice and equity over the insatiable appetites of the selfish minority,” wrote Ahmadinejad.

Read a translation of the letter here.

Related Topics: News, The Page
  • Tweets

    View More Tweets From @TIME

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 245 other followers