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Iran, formerly known as Persia, these days is known as the Islamic Republic of Iran. The modern capital, Tehran, is home to opulent Golestan Palace, seat of the Qajar Dynasty (1794–1925). Extensive marble ruins mark Persepolis, the empire’s capital founded by Darius I in the 6th century B.C.