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  1. Gajanan
    Member

    I live in Dubai-united Arab Emirates its international code is 00971.
    When I call my wife in India (international code 0091) and her mobile number starts with 98.
    when I dial her number the call goes to Iranian operator and I hear persian,which I don't understand.
    When my wife tries calling me from India,she is told my dubai number is blocked and she cannot call this number.

    What seems to be happening?

    Thanks

    Posted 2 years ago #
  2. admin
    Key Master

    Hello,

    I haven't heard of a similar situation before.
    If you could post these two phone numbers or send them over via the Feedback link at the bottom I could try to figure out why these errors have been occurring.

    Posted 2 years ago #
  3. admin
    Key Master

    Hello,

    I just dialed the two numbers and they both seemed to work - I hung up before you or your wife could answer. I let my call to your wife's number in India ring twice and the call to your number once before I hung up. The number I called from should show anonymous or something similar. Check to see if you have a missed call, especially ask your wife to do this.

    In my opinion, there is an issue with the line you have been using to place the calls. I would ask my phone service provider about this or try using another line to dial.

    Posted 2 years ago #
  4. Gajanan
    Member

    Thank you very much.
    I have complained officially to my service provider in Dubai and they are "investigating".
    The line I am supposed to be using is the "Etisalat" which is the provider.
    It beats me the call goes to an Iranian provider which is in another country hundreads of miles away.

    Gajanan

    Posted 2 years ago #

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