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The Islamic Republic of Iran today is a Shiite Islamic republic with a Sunni minority under a theocratic regime which is ruled by President Hassan Rouhani since 2013. Historically, it is home to some of the world's oldest civilizations including the Persian empire. Since the 1979 Islamic revolution Iran has become more and more conservative.

Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) and Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu watch servicemen passing by
May 21, 2019
Iranian IRGC in Syria's Latakia? - Report

By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

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A balloon found at Gaza crossing to be used as an incendiary device.
May 23, 2019
Flaming Gaza balloons threaten to ignite violence

By ANNA AHRONHEIM, TOVAH LAZAROFF, KHALED ABU TOAMEH

Poster for the Hochschule für Zuschneidekunst, a vocational school for pattern cutters
May 23, 2019
‘Cartel of silence’: The Jewish roots of Berlin fashion

By TAMAR BEERI