Mr. Lee Myung-bak
President Elect of the
December 24, 2007
Esteemed Mr. Lee Myung-bak,
Kindly accept my heartfelt
congratulations on the happy occasion of your election the President of the
I am confident that your activities at the high post of the Head of State will add a new quality to the relations of comprehensive and trustful partnership between the Russian Federation and the Republic of Korea and will help to deepen mutually beneficial dialogue on topical international issues in the interests of peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula and in Asia as a whole.
In this connection and proceeding from the urgent necessity of maintaining close and regular contacts at the top state level I am happy to invite you to pay a visit to our country.
May I wish you, Mr. President Elect,
good health and all success in your highly responsible activities as well as welfare
and prosperity to the friendly people of