His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam has consented to send a message of congratulation to His Excellency Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation, the Government and people of the Russian Federation on the occasion of its National Day.

In the message, His Majesty greatly valued the close and warm friendship shared between Brunei Darussalam and the Russian Federation which were continuously strengthened through active cooperation between people of both countries in many fields. His Majesty looked forward to future opportunities in expanding the partnership and deepening these important ties. His Majesty ended the message by extending his kindest regards and best wishes to His Excellency Vladimir Putin.

Source: Radio Television Brunei