Persian Gulf

The Persian Gulf is a a body of water that provides an outlet for numerous Middle Eastern countries, while separating Iran from the Arabian Peninsula. It was the site of numerous recent conflicts as well as one of the most important hubs for petroleum in the world.

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What is the easternmost of the two rivers that flow from Turkey to the Persian Gulf?

The Tigris River is further east than the Euphrates River.

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What country in the Persian Gulf produces the most oil?

Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia touches both the Red Sea and Persian Gulf.Thats if you did not know XD.

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What is the narrow passage that provides an outlet from the Persian gulf?

The narrow outlet of the Persian Gulf is the Strait of Hormuz.

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What large body of land is bordered on the northeast by the Persian Gulf on the southeast by the Indian Ocean and on the west by the Red Sea?

The Arabian Peninsula is bordered on the northeast by the Persian gulf on the southeast by the Indian ocean and on the west by the red sea.

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Where is Persian Gulf?

its in the middle east 28N,51E

It is between Saudi Arabia and Iran, and it is recognized as the Persian gulf by the united nations. There are several beautiful Iranian tropical islands there, in particular 'Kish' which is absolutely Gorgeous.

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What are some islands in the Persian Gulf?

bahrain is a small group of islands in the western persian gulf

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What countries have coastlines on the Persian Gulf?

Countries with a coastline on the Persian Gulf, called the Persian Gulf States or the Gulf States, are (clockwise, from the north): Iran (Persia), United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Qatar on a peninsula off the Saudi coast, Bahrain on an island, and Kuwait and Iraq in the northwest.

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In order to reach the Persian gulf from Iraq through which country must you travel?

iran

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What is a 7 letter Persian gulf nation starting with a b?

Bahrain

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Does the Strait of Hormuz control entry into the Persian Gulf?

YES. The Strait of Hormuz is the only way to enter the Persian Gulf by water.

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What is an important water way that allows oil tankers to travel from the Persian Gulf to the Arabian Sea?

The STRAIT OF HORMUZ and the GULF OF OMAN sit between the Persian Gulf and the Arabian Sea.

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Why is there so much oil in the Persian gulf and none in the Red sea?

The Persian Gulf is the site of a large historic Carboniferous Forest, which has decayed into petroleum. The Red Sea was not such a site. It is arbitrary, but based purely on the world's environmental conditions roughly 300 million years ago.

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What body of water connects the Persian gulf to the Arabian sea?

The Persian Gulf and the Arabian Sea are separated by both the STRAIT OF HORMUZ and the GULF OF OMAN.

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Control of which strait is vital to the movement of oil tankers out of the Persian Gulf?

The Strait of Hormuz

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What country borders the Persian gulf on the north?

It depends on how the question is read.

If the question is asking what countries have coastlines on their north that sit on the Persian Gulf, this would include: Oman, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and Bahrain.

If the question is asking where the northern coastline of the Persian Gulf is, most of that touches Iran, with some carry-over to Iraq.

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What is the island nation in the Persian Gulf?

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What countries are across the Persian gulf to the east of Saudi Arabia?

Only IRAN is across the Persian Gulf from Saudi Arabia.

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What is the name of the body of water that sperates Iran fom Saudi Arabia?

Iran is separated from Saudi Arabia by the Persian Gulf. Iran is separated from the Arabian Peninsula by the Persian Gulf, Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman, but the latter two bodies of water do not touch Saudi Arabia.

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Which body of water connects the Arabian sea and the Persian gulf?

The Strait of Hormuz

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How role does climate play in the economy of the Arabian gulf location?

I don’t know

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What country is surrounded on 3 sides by the Persian gulf?

qutar

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Which country in the Arabian gulf was proclaimed a KINGDOM?

SAUDI ARABIA is the only country on the Persian Gulf (called the Arabian Gulf by Arabs) with the title of "kingdom". Other monarchies on the Persian Gulf call themselves principalities, states, or sultanates.

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What form of government do most Persian Gulf countries have?

Most have either absolute monarchies or dictatorships, in the case of Iran. Countries with monarchies include Qatar, Bahrain, and the United arab Emirates. Human rights are small in these countries.

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What country between the red sea and the Persian gulf that has the largest known petroleum reserves?

The question as posed is somewhat difficult to answer.

Venezuela is the country with the largest amount of proven oil reserves, but does not match the geographic conditions because it is in South America. Conversely, Saudi Arabia, a country between the Red Sea and the Persian Gulf, is the country with the second largest proven petroleum reserves.

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Which country touches both the Persian Gulf and the Red sea?

SAUDI ARABIA is the only country that touches both the Persian Gulf and the Red Sea.

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