US congress Muslim member congratulates Nowruz

New York, March 21, IRNA – A Muslim member of the US House of Representatives congratulated Nowruz in a Twitter message, to all who celebrate it and wished for peace and prosperity for the whole world.

'Eide Shoma Mobarak! Wishing the Iranian-American community and all else who celebrate Norooz a joyful year ahead!,' wrote Ilhan Omar.

Eide Shoma Mobarak means happy new year in Persian language.

'As we welcome the new year of 1389, and the first day of spring, we look forward to peace and prosperity around the world,' she added.

The message was welcomed by many users.

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