Wednesday, 21, April, 2021

The Freedom House published “Freedom in the World 2021” report, which offered a special assessment of the state of democracy in 195 countries and territories of the world.

Uzbekistan, on 11 points, was recognized as Not Free. Uzbekistan scored 9 out of 60 in the civil liberties category, and only 2 out of 40 points in the political rights category.

Former Soviet countries in the ranking:

Azerbaijan - 10 points/Not Free

Armenia - 55 points/Partly Free

Belarus - 11 points/Not Free

Kazakhstan - 23 points/Not Free

Kyrgyzstan - 28 points/Not Free

Moldova - 61 points/Partly Free

Russia - 20 points/Not Free

Tajikistan - 8 points/Not Free

Turkmenistan - 2 points/Not Free

Uzbekistan - 11 points/Not Free

Ukraine - 60 points/Partly Free

 

The freest countries of the ranking are Sweden Finland, and Norway, who scored the maximum possible 100 points for observing political rights and civil liberties.

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