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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.

Iran Qaher-313 jet prototype
August 21, 2018
Iran unveils a new fighter jet

By REUTERS

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August 21, 2018
NGOs demand IDF prosecute its own for destroying Gaza building

By YONAH JEREMY BOB

A woman walks past a swastika and the inscription
August 21, 2018
Swastika and antisemitic slogans found on original Chabad center in Russia

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA