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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.

Missiles and a portrait of Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei in Tehran, Iran
October 16, 2018
Iran says its land-to-sea missiles can now travel 700km

By REUTERS

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President Rivlin with UN Special Coordinator Mladenov on Wednesday, October 17, 2018.
October 17, 2018
Rivlin to U.N.'s Mladenov: Israel will respond forcibly to attacks

By SARA RUBENSTEIN

Terezin Theresienstadt
October 17, 2018
Museum exhibit unearths underground youth magazine in Terezin Ghetto

By TNS