Mongolia ranked 3rd by freedom index in Asia-Pacific region

2016-01-28 12:28:13

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Headquarted in Washington DC, the Freedom House NGO Wednesday released the 2015 rankings of freedom index of countries.

Accordingly, Mongolia has been ranked the 3rd with 86 points by freedom index in Asia-Pacific region after Japan (93 points) and Chinese Taipei (89 points) and before by South Korea (83 points).

Freedom in the World is Freedom House’s flagship annual report, assessing the condition of political rights and civil liberties around the world. It is composed of numerical ratings and supporting descriptive texts for 195 countries and 15 territories.

For each country and territory, Freedom in the World analyzes the electoral process, political pluralism and participation, the functioning of the government, freedom of expression and of belief, associational and organizational rights, the rule of law, and personal autonomy and individual rights.