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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.

Residents of Qom, Iran meet Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei after US assassination of Qasem Soleimani
January 22, 2020
Iranian commander gunned down in front of his own home

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF

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A Palestinian laborer works on a construction site in the new Palestinian town dubbed Rawabi
January 24, 2020
Palestinian planned city founder aims to face settlements with innovation

By DIMA ABUMARIA/ THE MEDIA LINE

January 24, 2020
Holocaust survivor tells her story in Germany

By DEBORAH DAHAN