Arabian Gulf

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Arabian Gulf:

see Persian GulfPersian Gulf,
arm of the Arabian Sea, 90,000 sq mi (233,100 sq km), between the Arabian peninsula and Iran, extending c.600 mi (970 km) from the Shatt al Arab delta to the Strait of Hormuz, which links it with the Gulf of Oman. It is called the Arabian Gulf in the Arab world.
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The Merchant Navy officer has braved the Somalian waters leading to the Gulf of Arabia where he fought off armed raiders in a half-hour battle last May.
The ship was sailing through what is known as the "dark passage" which would take MV Boularibank through the Gulf of Arabia via Somalian waters.
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