Monday 23 November 2015
November 23, 2015
Putin Gives Khamenei Rare Copy Of Ancient Muslim Tome
A Koran that President Vladimir Putin gave to Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei is one of the few copies made of the original edition of the Muslim holy book, which was first put into print in the 7th century. The copy, one of only a handful such reproductions that still exist, is somewhat of a treasure unto itself, with its own saga.