Persian Gulf

An arm of the Indian Ocean in western Asia

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The Persian Gulf is a mediterranean sea in Western Asia. The body of water is an extension of the Indian Ocean through the Strait of Hormuz and lies between Iran to the northeast and the Arabian Peninsula to the southwest. The Shatt al-Arab river delta forms the northwest shoreline.

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The presence of America and Britain in the Gulf region brings insecurity, the head of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards navy, Alireza Tangsiri, was reported as..
Credit: Reuters - Published 4 days ago

The British overseas territory of Gibraltar released a seized Iranian supertanker Thursday over last-minute objections from the US, potentially easing tensions..
5 days ago • WorldNews
Boris Johnson, who became the United Kingdom's newly elected prime minister on July 23, is a hard-line euroskeptic politician. While Europe is keenly following..
1 week ago • WorldNews
President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday Iran and other Gulf states could protect the region’s security and foreign forces were not needed, state TV..
Credit: Reuters - Published 1 week ago

Trump admin is pushing allies to join a flotilla to keep Iran from interfering in the flow of crude oil out of the Persian Gulf
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 week ago

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