Malaysian Foreign Minister Dato on Sunday congratulated the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran on his appointment, calling for continued cooperation between the two Islamic countries.

Iran PressAsia: Saifuddin Abdullah in his message emphasized that he is willing to have close cooperation with Hossein Amirabdollahian.

"The capacities for broadening mutual cooperation between Iran and Malaysia are truly very great in both countries and those potentials need to be materialized," wrote the Malaysian top diplomat in his message.