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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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Mark Esper, the US defense secretary, first floated the idea on a joint strategy to protect shipping in the Arab Gulf during a meeting of NATO defence ministers at NATO headquarters in Brussels in June.
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