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Updated 15 May 2013

SUBMISSION IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE DEPOSIT OBLIGATIONS PURSUANT TO THE UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION ON THE LAW OF THE SEA (UNCLOS)

M.Z.N.77.2010.LOS of 25 March 2010

 

Originals of deposited geographical coordinates of points

Relevant article of UNCLOS: 16(2)

LOSIC No. 31

Law of the Sea Bulletin No. 72

Communications received by the Secretary-General in connection with the deposit of charts and/or lists of geographical coordinates of points

  Communication from the Government of the United Arab Emirates dated 5 May 2010 Arabic|English|French

  Communication from the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt dated 15 September 2010 Arabic|English

  Communication from the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran dated 22 December 2010 English

  Communication from the Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia  dated 15 June 2011 Arabic|English

  Communication from the Government of the United Arab Emirates dated 17 November 2011 Arabic|English

  Communication from the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran dated 14 August 2012 English

A/67/762 Letter dated 20 February 2013 from the Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General

  A/67/836 Communication from the Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia dated 2 March 2013

OTHER INFORMATION

Legislation

 Royal Decree No. 33 of 16 February 1958
 Royal Decree No. M-27 of 7 September 1968
 Council of Ministers Resolution No. 15 dated 11 January 2010
 Royal Decree No. M/4 dated 12 January 2010
 Royal Decree No. 6 dated 13 December 2011 on the Statute of Maritime Delimitation of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Maritime boundary delimitation agreements
 and other material

with Bahrain

 Frontier agreement (with map), 22 February 1958 (entry into force: 22 February 1958; registration #: 30248; registration date: 9 September 1993; link to UNTS)

with Iran (Islamic Republic of)

 Agreement concerning the sovereignty over the islands of Al-'Arabiyah and Farsi and the delimitation of the boundary line separating submarine areas between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Iran (with exchanges of letters, map and English translation), 24 October 1968 (entry into force: 29 January 1969; registration #:  9976; registration date:  27 October 1969; link to UNTS)

with Jordan

Agreement on the delimitation of the maritime boundaries in the Gulf of Aqaba between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan of 16 December 2007 (entry into force: 10 June 2010; registration number 47974; registration date:  22 November 2010 link to UNTS) Arabic | English | French

with Kuwait

 Agreement between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the State of Kuwait concerning the submerged area adjacent to the divided zone, 2 July 2000 (entry into force: 31 January 2001; registration #:  37359; registration date: 29 March 2001; link to UNTS)

with Qatar

 Agreement on the delimitation of the offshore and land boundaries between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Qatar, 4 December 1965 (entry into force: 31 May 1971; registration #: 30249; registration date: 9 September 1993; link to UNTS)
Minutes of meeting concerning land border demarcation and maritime border designation between Saudi Arabia and Qatar in Dawhat Salwa, 21 March 2001 (Registration Number : I - 30249; link to UNTS)
Joint Minutes on the land and maritime boundaries to the Agreement of 4 December 1965 between the State of Qatar and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on the delimitation of the offshore and land boundaries, 5 July 2008  (Registration Number : I - 30249; link to UNTS) (see Law of the Sea Bulletin No. 70)

with United Arab Emirates

 Agreement on the delimitation of boundaries, 21 August 1974 (entry into force: 21 August 1974; registration # I-30250; registration date:9 September 1993, link to UNTS)

with Yemen

 International Border Treaty between the Republic of Yemen and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 12 June 2000  (entry into force: 4 July 2000; registration #: I-43167; registration date:  9 October 2006; link to UNTS)

Additional relevant material

Saudi Arabia: Communication  dated 11 April 2007 concerning the Agreement between Qatar and Abu Dhabi on the settlement of maritime boundaries and ownership of islands , 20 March 1969
United Arab Emirates: Note dated 16 June 2009 concerning the Joint Minutes on the land and maritime boundaries to the Agreement of 4 December 1965 between the State of Qatar and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on the delimitation of the offshore and land boundaries, 5 July 2008
Saudi Arabia: Note verbale dated 9 August 2009 from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia addressed to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates
Saudi Arabia: Note verbale dated 7 November 2009 from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia addressed to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates: Note dated 12 November 2009
Saudi Arabia: Note dated 16 November 2009 containing a response of Saudi Arabia to the memorandum of the United Arab Emirates concerning the Joint Minutes on the land and maritime boundaries to the Agreement of 4 December 1965 between the State of Qatar and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on the delimitation of the offshore and land boundaries, 5 July 2008
United Arab Emirates: Note dated 27 December 2009
United Arab Emirates: Communication dated 17 November 2011

Other communications

United Arab Emirates: Note verbale dated 15 March 2010
United Arab Emirates: Note verbale dated 21 March 2010
Kuwait and Saudi Arabia - Joint Note Verbale dated 25 January 2011
Kuwait and Saudi Arabia - Joint Note Verbale dated 15 December 2011
Iran (Islamic Republic of) - Note Verbale dated 25 January 2012
Saudi Arabia - Letter dated 19 October 2012 with two attached memorandums Arabic | English | French | English
A/67/593 Letter dated 21 November 2012 from the Permanent Representatives of Kuwait and Saudi Arabia to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General
A/67/684 Letter dated 21 December 2012 from the Chargé d’affaires a.i. of the Permanent Mission of Saudi Arabia to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General
A/67/691 Letter dated 8 January 2013 from the Permanent Representatives of Kuwait and Saudi Arabia to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General
 
 

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