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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.

Hezbollah and Syrian flags flutter on a military vehicle in Western Qalamoun, Syria August 28, 2017.
June 19, 2018
Cutting off Iran’s 'road to the sea' in Syria

By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

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Jordan's King Abdullah II (R) greets Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
June 19, 2018
The Jekyll & Hyde Israel-Jordan Relationship

By CHARLES BYBELEZER/THE MEDIA LINE

CHEF SHAUL Ben Aderet offers chocolate mousse to BDS protesters outside the Roundhouse Theatre.
June 19, 2018
Minister Erdan: BDS groups have ties to PFLP, Hamas and PA

By JEREMY SHARON