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Bahrain orders school textbooks reprinted over ?PG? gaffe

DUBAI: Bahrain has ordered 17,000 English school textbooks reprinted for labeling the body of water surrounding the Arab island kingdom as the Persian Gulf , a political taboo, state news agency BNA reported on Monday.Bahrain and the other US-allied Gulf Arab states resent the term, which is commonly used in English to denote the Gulf, through which large amounts of oil are shipped. The Gulf Arab states accuse non-Arab Iran, formerly known as Persia and which lies on the other side of the sea lane, of seek

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