Iran expels Greek steward over 'Persian Gulf' row: report

Iran on Sunday expelled a Greek steward working for a domestic airline after he argued with flight passengers over a 'Persian Gulf' naming row, Fars news agency reported…
According to Mehr, another Iranian news agency, Transport Minister Hamid Behbahani has said the entire 'foreign crew of this flight must be prevented from continuing to work in Iran'.
Behbahani also warned foreign airlines of Arab nations against the 'use of such a term while flying over Iranian airspace', Mehr said. 'If you use this wrong term, you will be prevented from flying'.
Mehr said Behbahani has asked Iran's civil aviation authority to 'reprimand' Kish Airline officials. (AFP Feb 21, 2010)


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