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When did Iran's Islamic rule begin and with whom?

Between the years 636 and 651, during the Rashidun Caliphate's conquest of the Sassanid Empire (Iran had been predominantly Zoroastrian until then). Iran officially became Shiite under the rule of the Qajar dynasty, which began in 1794. Iran remains predominantly… Full Answer

What nation had an Islamic revolution in 1979?

IRAN. The Iranian people, most of them traditional or secular Muslims revolted all across Iran. The Religious Fundamentalists were a minority of those Iranians who were protesting. When the Shah abdicated, there was an intent to create a Republic that… Full Answer

Who is the dictator of Iran?

There is no dictatorship in Iran. Iran is a democracy based on Islamic law. Islamic law restricts freedom of pornography in society. Most Iranians are Muslims and agree to these rules. Some of the people of Iran do not agree… Full Answer

How did the Islamic Revolution change Iran?

for about 300 years Iran was under king of western countries specially UK and USA . after the Islamic Revolution Iran changed to a independent country and also an important country in middle east . after Islamic Revolution Iran started… Full Answer