They are also attacking the BBC Persian and VOA Persian and are alluding fingers at foreigners and colonial powers (as usual).
This is the last of a four-part series on Tom Holland's Persian Fire and Rubicon.
The Persian Boy By Mary Renault This is my North Star of historical fiction.
The country is an island located in the Persian Gulf, to the east of Saudi Arabia, and has a population of 738,000.
He is an articulate, gifted speaker in his native Pashto, and is fluent in Persian and Arabic.
The stamp of the elegant simplicity of Cyrus, the Persian, was upon it.
The venerable Persian gazed at her for an instant, and then clasped her to his bosom.
The cities of the main land were compelled to acknowledge the supremacy of the Persian conqueror; but not the islands.
"Thank you, no," returned the Persian, with a faint smile of his own.
The Persian vessels became entangled one with another, and crashing together broke each other's oars.