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The tight link between politics and Shi'a Islam that characterizes contemporary Iran is the product of a long and often contentious history. Islam came to Iran, the...

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Hassan Rouhani on Rejecting Nuclear Weapons Because of Iran's Islamic Values

September 24, 2013
Nuclear weapons and other weapons of mass destruction have no place in Iran's security and defense doctrine, and contradict our fundamental religious and ethical convictions.

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Hassan Rouhani Hassan Rouhani
Hassan Rouhani is a Muslim cleric serving as president of Iran since August 2013. Born in Sorkeh, Iran in November 1948, Rouhani received his B.A. from the University of Tehran and his M.A./Ph.D. from Glasgow Caledonian University. Rouhani began...