Photos by Amirhosein Khorgooi, ISNA
A group of Iranians gathered at the shores of Abu Musa island in Persian Gulf on Monday to mark the National Day of Persian Gulf and to display their support for an island that's an integral part of Iranian territory. In recent days United Aran Emirates is once again making noises by claiming ownership of the Abu Musa and two other Iranian islands.
The Iranian island of Abu Musa is part of Hormozgan province in Iran. Located in the eastern Persian Gulf, this 12.8 square kilometers island is part of a six-island archipelago near the entrance to the Strait of Hormuz.
Iranian island of Abu Musa in Persian Gulf
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