President Rouhani sent a message to President Vladimir Putin of Russia and families of the victims of the plane crash and offered them condolences over Saratov flight Antonov An-148.
President Hassan Rouhanis message is as follows:
In the Name of Allah, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful
Dear Mr Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin,
President of the Russian Federation,
The crash of Russias Saratov flight Antonov An-148 caused great grief and sorrow.
Expressing condolences and sympathy to your Excellency and the families of the victims of the plane crash, I wish your Excellency health and success and the people of the Russian Federation prosperity and felicity.