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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.

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei meets with people of Qom, in Teheran, Iran.
January 9, 2019
Ayatollah Khamenei: U.S. officials are first-class idiots

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF

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January 16, 2019
Erdan praises Florida's Governor for his decision to boycott Airbnb

By YVETTE J. DEANE

Comedian Carol Channing poses at the 26th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gal
January 16, 2019
'Hello Dolly!' Actress Carol Channing dies at 97

By MARCY OSTER/JTA