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Professor Commended for Defending Persian Gulf Identity

Professor Commended for Defending Persian Gulf Identity Professor Commended for Defending Persian Gulf Identity

An Iranian professor has been commended for calling out the use of a fake name to refer to the Persian Gulf at an international conference.  
Maryam Razzaqi, an endocrinologist and an instructor at Iran University of Medical Sciences, recently ran into trouble with UAE  authorities after she voiced disapproval of the use of the fake term "Arabian Gulf" by a fellow lecturer at a scientific seminar in Dubai. 

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