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Freedom House: Democracy Scores for Most Countries Weaken for 12th Consecutive Year


Freedom House: Democracy Scores for Most Countries Weaken for 12th Consecutive Year
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Two thousand-seventeen was the 12th consecutive year of decline in global freedom, according to Freedom House’s annual Freedom in the World Report. While experts say China, Russia, and North Korea, among other countries, put global stability at increased risk, there are signs of progress and global development across other regions, including Latin America and Africa. VOA’s Elizabeth Cherneff reports.

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