NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC AND THE PERSIAN GULF

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC AND THE PERSIAN GULF
The National Geographic Society has partially changed its online map of the Persian Gulf Region.

Persian Gulf in Baltimore Sun – November 24, 2004

Interview with World Service of Radio Free Europe which has been translated into Persian
http://radiofarda.org/iran_article/2004/12/e89e0a79-7d30-41a2-9c3f-061d6c833774.html

Not Just A Name – The Persian Gulf & issues confronting Iranians in preserving their heritage
(Mohammad Ala – Iranian.com)
http://www.iranian.com/Ala/2004/November/PG/index.html

Hot water
(Davood Rahni – Iranian.com)
http://www.iranian.com/Opinion/2004/December/PG/index.html

Actions Against “National Geographic Society,” have not finished.
(Persian Daily ‘Shargh’, Pejman Akbarzadeh)
http://www.sharghnewspaper.com/831028/html/societ.htm#s170865

IRAN BANS US MAGAZINE FOR MISLABELING “PERSIAN GULF” (Xinhuanet, China)
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2004-11/23/content_2248765.htm

“ALL SEA OVER THE GULF”
(By Mahan Abedin, Asia Times, Hong Kong)
http://www.atimes.com/atimes/Middle_East/FL09Ak03.html

يك خليج و هزاران سال هويت پارسى
(Shargh Newspaper, Tehran)
http://sharghnewspaper.com/831021/html/ppl.htm

“IRAN: MANY UP IN ARMS ABOUT U.S. MAGAZINE’S USE OF….”
(By Golnaz Esfandiari, Radio Free Europe, Czech Republic)
http://www.rferl.org/features/features_Article.aspx?m=12&y=2004&id=EDC6710D-D9F5-49D0-A22E-06F9303F09E4

“NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC FALLS SHORT ON CHANGES …”
(By Dokhi Fassihian, NIAC, USA)
http://www.niacouncil.org/pressreleases/press233.asp

 “ANOTHER NAME FOR GULF SETS OFF A WAVE OF ANGER….”
(by Frank D. Roylance , Baltimore Sun, USA)
http://www.irankicks.com/ikboard/archive/index.php/t-25492.html

“IRAN FIGHT TO KEEP GULF PERSIAN” (BBC News, UK)
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/middle_east/4056543.stm

This website is in support of keeping the name Persian Gulf.