Foreign ministers to back UAE over islands

SHARM EL SHEIKH - Arab leaders due to meet here tomorrow, will reiterate their support for the UAE's sovereignty over its islands of Greater and Lesser Tunbs and Abu Musa occupied by Iran.

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Published: Fri 28 Feb 2003, 3:36 AM

Last updated: Wed 1 Apr 2015, 10:26 PM

According to a draft communique prepared by the Arab Foreign Ministers, Arab leaders will review the positive developments in the relations between Iran and Arab countries and the exchange of visits between senior officials of the UAE and Iran. The leaders, however, will call upon Iran to respond to the UAE's proposals on solving the issue peacefully on the basis of the international legitimacy.

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