Top 10 Trends in Global Freedom 2011

January 23rd, 2012   Africa | News | North Africa | We recommend

Freedom House recently released the annual report Freedom in the World – a global survey of political and civil rights. In 2011, the Arab Spring triggered progress in some countries in the Middle East. On the other hand, the uprisings provoked leaders in surrounding countries to suppress real or potential threats to their rule.

In total 12 countries showed overall improvement, while 26 countries registered net decline.

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