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Nujaifi congratulates Erdogan on his victory in Turkish elections

Iraq's vice president Osama al-Nujaifi congratulated Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on his victory in the Turkish elections.

Nujaifi pointed out that the trust of the Turkish people has been expressed through democratic and fair elections, adding that the results show Turkish people belief in Erdogan's historic role.

He stressed that Iraq is looking forward to strengthen its relations with Turkey after Erdogan's historic victory.     

On Sunday, Erdogan has won a new five-year term after securing outright victory in the first round of a presidential poll.