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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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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is seen during a public speech in the southern Hormozgan province
February 17, 2019
Rouhani unveils sub armed with cruise missile after Iran's FM says chances of war 'great'

By REUTERS

KOSHER INSPECTOR Aaron Wulkan examines meat to ensure that the food is stored and prepared.
February 18, 2019
Students at Oxford call for provision that would prohibit kosher meat

By BEN SALES/JTA