President Rouhani's letter of appointment is as follows:
In the Name of Allah, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful
Dear Dr Es'haq Jahangiri,
According to Article 124 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Iran and based on your commitment, qualifications and successful work in executive and legislative responsibilities and the 11th Administration, you are being appointed as the "First Vice-President".
I wish you success in serving Islam and the noble people of Iran, upholding the principles of the rule of law, moderation and code of ethics of the Administration of Prudence and Hope.
President of the Islamic Republic of Iran