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  U.N.DESA ......PERSIAN GULF A

The Division for Sustainable Development wishes to confirm that it is the official policy of the Organization to use the term "Persian Gulf" as the standard  geographical designation for the sea area between the Arabian Peninsula and the I. R of Iran. . This policy has been formalized in an editorial directive ST/CS/SERA/29/Rev.1 dated 14 May 1999.