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Foreign Secretary’s Nowruz message 2017 (1396)

Boris Johnson wishes those celebrating in Britain and around the world a happy new year


The Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said:

“I want to give my best wishes to all those celebrating Nowruz around the world.

“People from many countries, communities and backgrounds will be gathering with their loved ones to celebrate the New Year and mark the start of Spring.

“Nowruz is an opportunity to look back on the year that has passed and look ahead to the year to come. So, however and wherever you are celebrating the New Year, I wish you health and happiness for the future. Nowruzetan piruz.”

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Published 20 March 2017