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Iran News

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.

An aerial view of flooding in Golestan province, Iran March 27, 2019
April 21, 2019
Iranian Imam: Why are you worried about sanctions? Don't you have a God?

By ZACK EVANS

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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas
April 22, 2019
PLO to discuss revoking Israel recognition, ending security coordination

By KHALED ABU TOAMEH

April 22, 2019
Over 50,000 sign petition calling for Jeremy Corbyn to step down

By ILANIT CHERNICK