Worst of the Worst countries for political freedom and human rights

Freedom House released a report today based on their findings in the ‘Freedom in the World 2010” report released earlier this year. They chose the top 20 “Worst of the World” countries. Included in the report are 9 countries judged to have the WORST human rights conditions: including

Belarus

Burma

Equatorial Guinea

Eritrea

Libya

North Korea

Somalia

Sudan

Turkmenistan

Uzbekistan

Tibet was also included. They received the lowest rankings for political rights and civil liberties.

The declines represent the longest period of erosion in political rights and civil liberties in the nearly 40-year history of Freedom in the World.

Check out Lisa Ling’s documentary on “Inside North Korea…it’s chilling and gives you an idea:

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