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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.

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani
February 17, 2019
Rouhani: Iran won't 'succumb to pressure' of U.S., Israel, ready for regional ties

By REUTERS

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February 19, 2019
Will minor accused of killing Palestinian woman remain in detention?

By YONAH JEREMY BOB

Nazi Swastika
February 19, 2019
Ukraine mall displays Nazi swastika on staircase

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA