Visuals: The Least Free Places on Earth

by Vince

FP has a special, above is Somalia:

The Somali state has virtually ceased to exist. Technically, the country is governed by the Ethiopian-backed Transitional Federal Government, but its actual control is minimal. There are no effective political parties, and the political process is driven largely by clan loyalty. Here, residents of Mogadishu cheer as they watch a bulldozer seized from government forces by the al-Shabaab rebels.

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