• Bahrain –the seeming calm in Manama is misleading;
  • China – more currency liberalization ahead;
  • Malawi – a death with positive consequences;
  • Sudan – still in a state of war;
  • United Arab Emirates – pro-democracy advocate groups are not welcome.

Other countries mentioned in the report are Egypt, Hungary, India, Italy, Japan, Myanmar, Russia and Spain

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