His Excellency Mr. Ilham Aliyev, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan
As salamu aleykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh.
On the occasion of your country’s State Independence Day, on behalf of the people and government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and on my own behalf, I extend my most sincere congratulations to Your Excellency. I wish you robust health and happiness, and the friendly people and government of the Republic of Azerbaijan progress and prosperity.
Please accept the assurances of my highest consideration.
Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques
King of Saudi Arabia