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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.

Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) and Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu watch servicemen passing by
May 21, 2019
Iranian IRGC in Syria's Latakia? - Report

By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

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U.S. Vice President Mike Pence stands behind as U.S. President Donald Trump holds up the proclamatio
May 22, 2019
LA Mayor Eric Garcetti said he supports Embassy move to Jerusalem

By MARCY OSTER/JTA

A man walks along a street at Jose Felix Ribas neighborhood in Caracas, Venezuela January 30, 2019
May 22, 2019
Israeli group distributing relief to Venezuelan refugees in Colombia

By MARCY OSTER/JTA