Shia protests are inevitably seen through the prism of Persian-Arab rivalry with Iran across the Persian Gulf.
LeT has a global presence, with cells throughout South Asia, the Persian Gulf, and into Europe, Australia and North America.
It took me to the Persian Gulf for my first exposure to the region that has become my professional specialization.
The U.S.S. George H.W. Bush, a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, has been dispatched to the Persian Gulf.
The country is an island located in the Persian Gulf, to the east of Saudi Arabia, and has a population of 738,000.
There were numerous rivers flowing into either the Tigris or the Persian Gulf.
We were bound for the Persian Gulf, and I fancy the captain got wrong with his reckonings.
Grave danger threatens from this source, and more especially from the cities along the Persian Gulf.
The arrival of the weekly mail at a Persian Gulf port is like a festival.
We will stand by our allies, and we will defend our vital interests in the Persian Gulf.
Note: The Persian Gulf oil fields are among the most productive in the world.
Note: The Persian Gulf region was dominated by Britain for most of the twentieth century. After Britain's withdrawal in the late 1960s, the United States and the Soviet Union competed for influence in the region. (See Persian Gulf War.)