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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.

An Iranian Officer of Revolutionary Guards with Israel flag drawn on his boots
March 13, 2019
Iran’s ‘road to the sea’ exposed on Golan- analysis

By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

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Car used in ramming attack near Jerusalem.
March 20, 2019
Car ramming attack injures Border Policeman near Jerusalem

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF

Flowers are seen near the site of Friday's shooting, outside Al Noor mosque in Christchurch, New Zea
March 20, 2019
Tree of Life synagogue raises $40,000 for New Zealand mosque victims

By YVETTE J. DEANE