0308 GMT August 25, 2019
In his message on Saturday, President Rouhani congratulated Independence Day of Cuba to his counterpart Raúl Modesto Castro Ruz, the government and the nation, IRNA reported.
Rouhani hoped the two countries would witness growing relations by holding constructive talks on the issue.
'I hope that, in the light of joint efforts, we can witness continuing and growing relations between the two countries,' Rouhani wrote.
He also wished for health and success of his Cuban counterpart, as well as prosperity and happiness of the people of the Latin American country.
On January 1, 1959, Fidel Castro seized power in Cuba.