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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.

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani
February 17, 2019
Rouhani: Iran won't 'succumb to pressure' of U.S., Israel, ready for regional ties

By REUTERS

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The Dome of the Rock mosque is seen during the sunset at the al-Aqsa mosque compound
February 19, 2019
Palestinians clash with police on Temple Mount amid efforts to end crisis

By KHALED ABU TOAMEH

A gathering against anantisemitism in France in 2018.(REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes)
February 19, 2019
EU presented with ‘first-ever’ action plan to combat antisemitism

By ILANIT CHERNICK