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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.

May 25, 2019
Satellite images reveal: Iran building border crossing to smuggle weapons

By ANNA AHRONHEIM

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Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah delivers a speech
May 25, 2019
Nasrallah slams U.S. peace plan, calls for unified resistance

By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

People attend a national gathering to protest antisemitism and the rise of anti-Semitic attacks in t
May 26, 2019
Murderer of Sarah Halimi found unfit to stand trial

By ALEX WINSTON