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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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A KITE flies over the Gaza border into an area where incendiary kites and balloons have caused major
October 18, 2018
As situation returns to 'normal,' Gaza border communities prep for unknown

By YVETTE J. DEANE

Chelsea Clinton
October 18, 2018
Chelsea Clinton calls out Louis Farrakhan's antisemitic remark

By JTA