"I would like to warmly congratulate you on your re-election as President of the Republic of Iceland. As we move forward in the accession negotiations, I am sure that we will continue to have an open and constructive discussion about how to make progress on Iceland's path of European integration. I am confident that under your leadership the close co-operation between the European Union and Iceland will deepen further, both in our traditional partnership within the framework of the Agreement on the European Economic Area and in our continuously strengthened bilateral relations."
EU-kommissionens ordförande José Manuel Barroso gratulerar i ett uttalande
Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson till segern i presidentvalet.