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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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Malaysia Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad
January 19, 2019
After swimmers banned, Malaysian PM says no Israelis allowed in country

By ALON EINHORN

Volker Beck of Germany's environmental party Die Gruenen (The Greens), Berlin, 2017.
January 19, 2019
German politician urges to cancel event with Malaysia due to antisemitism

By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL