Countries

Trump Administration Slams Countries Over Religion

"In far too many places across the globe, individuals continue to face harassment, arrests, or even death for simply living their lives in accordance with their beliefs," Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a statement.

The Most Developed Countries in the World

The Human Development Indices and Indicators report ranks each country by its quality of education, health care, income and other key aspects of life.

Which Countries Have Taken In Migrants From Aquarius?

"We cannot rely on ad-hoc arrangements, we need sustainable solutions. It is not the responsibility of one or a few Member States only, but of the European Union as a whole," said Dimitris Avramopoulos, the European Migration Commissioner.

Life Expectancy Around the World

Of the 50 countries with the highest life expectancy, the U.S. had the lowest improvement in life expectancy between 2000 and 2016, at just 1.6 years.

Which Countries Have Nuclear Weapons?

The group may soon become eight after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reaffirmed a commitment to "complete denuclearization." 

World's Most Corrupt Countries

Transparency International has just published its latest Corruption Perceptions Index, which ranks countries according to their perceived levels of public sector corruption.

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