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Report: Freedoms in Libya, Egypt Improving, But Declining in Russia, Mali

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(VOA News – January 16, 2013) The pro-democracy group Freedom House says in an annual report on global freedom that the number of countries ranked as free has risen to 90, but about 27 nations have suffered significant setbacks.Wednesday’s report titled “Freedom in the World 2013″ notes that political and civil liberties improved in Libya and Egypt, but declined in Russia and Nigeria. Striking Gains