Iran has rejected baseless UAE claims, saying that the three Persian Gulf islands are part and parcel of Iranian territory.
Another attempt by the UAE to lay claim to three Iranian-owned Persian Gulf islands was frustrated.
Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts, and Tourism Department in Hormuzgan province is conducting vital archeological excavations in the coastal regions of the Persian Gulf and its hinterlands, said the director general of the department.
Qatari Deputy Foreign Minister Mohammad Bin Abdullah Bin Mutib al-Rumaihi underlined Doha's determination to utilize each and every capacity and potential to widen and deepen all-out ties, particularly trade exchanges, with Tehran.
The Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran has met with Kuwaiti Emir and his accompanying delegation today morning.
Kuwaiti monarch Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah's upcoming visit to Iran will be highly significant as regards regional and international affairs, a high-ranking official of the Arab country says.