Persian fire

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(Med.) malignant pustule.

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Holland, the writer of best-sellers Rubicon and Persian Fire, said that Islam is "a legitimate subject of historical inquiry".
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei urges Iranians to shun next week's Persian fire festival as an un-Islamic event which causes "a lot of harm".
The Persian fire is surrounding us from the north (Iraq) and now the south (Yemen) and we have a thousand matches and can start a thousand fires in the land of Persia," said Mohammad al-Ratyan in the Saudi daily Al Watan.