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Congratulations to Moon Jae-in on winning South Korea’s presidential election

May 10, 2017

Vladimir Putin sent a message of congratulations to Moon Jae-in on his victory in the Republic of Korea’s presidential election.

Vladimir Putin stressed in his message that Russia highly values its constructive relations with South Korea and affirmed his readiness to continue working together to further develop bilateral ties in all areas and coordinate efforts to resolve the current issues on the international agenda.

The President of Russia expressed confidence that this was in the fundamental interests of the Russian and Korean peoples and would contribute towards strengthening peace, security and stability on the Korean Peninsula and throughout Northeast Asia.

The President wished Mr Moon good health, happiness and success in his responsible work as head of state.

May 10, 2017