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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.

THE CHINESE navy’s destroyer ‘Taiyuan’ takes part in a naval parade
April 24, 2019
Middle Israel: The other end of the Silk Road

By AMOTZ ASA-EL

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US Ambassador David Friedman
April 25, 2019
Friedman to 'Post': U.S. thinking ‘out of the box’ with Trump peace plan

By HERB KEINON, YAAKOV KATZ

A colorful hanukia from the Judaica Web Store.
April 26, 2019
One of Manhattan’s three remaining Judaica stores is closing

By JOSEFIN DOLSTEN/JTA