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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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Palestinian protesters hurl stones towards Israeli troops during clashes near Qalandiya checkpoint n
February 22, 2019
In bid to ease Palestinian mobility, Israel upgrades key West Bank checkpoint

By DIMA ABUMARIA/ THE MEDIA LINE

Senator Chuck Schumer
February 22, 2019
White nationalist planned to kill Chuck Schumer, other Democrats

By MARCY OSTER/JTA