Nepal: media workers attacked for reporting illegal constructions
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Thailand: Myanmar pro-democracy public figure halted by immigration
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Kyrgyzstan: media worker sentenced on incitement charges (Update)
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Kyrgyzstan: media worker faces 5-year imprisonment (Update)
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China: more defenders sent away from cities as congress looms
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Pakistan: media worker ad unionist critical of the government targeted
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China: chair of Hong Kong media workers union charged
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Thailand: art exhibition postponed indefinitely following police harassment
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Myanmar: media workers handed down 3-year jail term (Update)
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Thailand: pro-democracy WHRD sentenced to 3-year prison on multiple charges
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Myanmar: 15 arrested, injured as police crack down on demonstration
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China: more than 600 detained for protesting COVID-19 restrictions
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Thailand: NGO staff, WHRD SLAPP case goes to trial (Update)
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Afghanistan: four UN staff arrested
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Cambodia: labour unionists, rights defenders assaulted
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Nepal: media outlet attacked
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Afghanistan: 8 media workers held for covering girls school protest
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Kazakhstan: community-based defenders monitored, arrested ahead of Chinese President visit
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Thailand: SOGI rights defender receives court summons
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India: environmental defender murdered
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Sri Lanka: student arrested on the way back from pro-democracy demonstration
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India: whistleblower held, charged
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Afghanistan: community-based defender arrested
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Kazakhstan: four defenders sentence upheld, relatives arrested
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Vietnam: blogger arrested on catch-all charges
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Afghanistan: two media workers held ahead of reporting
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Myanmar: detained leader faces fresh charges (Update)
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Vietnam: pro-democracy defender, his brothers arrested after house raid
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India: NGO office visited, staff phones data cloned
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Sri Lanka: pro-democracy actress arrested
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Thailand: pro-democracy defender arrested on a 2-year old warrant
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Cambodia: dozens community members prevented to join rally
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Kazakhstan: around 20 violently detained for staging a rally
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Vietnam: detained land rights defender subject to beating, confinement (Update)
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Bangladesh: lawyer and SOGI rights campaigner receives death threats
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Bangladesh: media worker assaulted for covering government issue
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Sri Lanka: media workers faces continuous harassment
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Philippines: peasant leader red-tagged, her relatives interrogated
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Thailand: citizen journalist arrested
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China: pro-democracy defender detained over critical online remarks
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Philippines: WHRD arrested on false charges
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Bangladesh: human rights NGO de-registration upheld (Update)
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Thailand: ethnic minority lawyer faces perjury charges
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Philippines: ailing WHRD arrested on false charges
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China: pro-democracy petitioners rounded up ahead of party congress
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Vietnam: blogger sentenced to 5-year jail in unfair trial
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Indonesia: media worker threatened, assaulted
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Myanmar: pro-democracy teacher handed down 7-year jail term
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India: student leader banned from uni, her dissertation cancelled
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Vietnam: prominent pro-democracy WHRD sentence upheld (Update)
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Thailand: two pro-democracy WHRDs arrested, denied bail
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Myanmar: former photojournalist handed down 3-year imprisonment on incitement charges
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Thailand: indigenous rights defenders met with violence, arrest
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Philippines: WHRD, martial law survivor arrested on false charges
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Myanmar: outspoken artist detained
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Sri Lanka: arrested defenders face further judicial harassment (Update)
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Myanmar: two pro-democracy students brutally beaten, arrested
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Cambodia: youth, environmental defenders sentence upheld by appeal court (Update)
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Cambodia: media worker assaulted for witnessing suspected illegal logging
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Pakistan: blogger apprehended, arrested and transferred to another city
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Philippines: indigenous rights defender temporarily abducted
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Philippines: community-based defender receives continuous death threats
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Vietnam: religious minority harassed while commemorating victims of faith-based violence
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India: activist lawyer brutally beaten
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Sri Lanka: peaceful protest dispersed violently, four defenders arrested
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Vietnam: land rights defenders conviction upheld (Update)
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Afghanistan: media producer detained, vilified by Taliban
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Nepal: media workers beaten, receives death threats
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Indonesia: two media workers assaulted while covering demonstration
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Vietnam: detained social media activist had appeal rejected (Update)
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Vietnam: minority rights defender appeal rejected (Update)
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Cambodia: environmental defenders, media workers violently detained
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Afghanistan: another media beaten, threatened
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Kyrgyzstan: blogger detained over questioning mine plan
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Afghanistan: women beaten and threatened for staging protest, media workers arrested
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Sri Lanka: pro-democracy defender detention prolonged (Update)
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Vietnam: environmental lawyer conviction upheld (Update)
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Myanmar: ethnic leader shot dead
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Cambodia: labour rights defenders face violent repression
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Myanmar: pro-democracy-student beaten in prison, given 3-year imprisonment for hunger strike (Update)
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Nepal: media workers beaten for reporting water quality
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Philippines: land rights defenders house arbitrarily demolished
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Sri Lanka: media worker house visited
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China: media worker arrested
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Thailand: another defender denied bail
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Nepal: media worker attacked while covering workers' protest
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Thailand: pro-democracy artist arrested for online criticising the handling of royal defamation cases
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Cambodia: union leader threatened by the MoL
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Afghanistan: Pakistani media worker beaten, abducted
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India: detained media worker denied bail (Update)
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Thailand: 10 pro-democracy defenders indicted for a protest held in 2015
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Sri Lanka: labour unionist arrested (Update)
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Bangladesh: two media workers assaulted while investigation on corruption case
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Mongolia: prominent environmental WHRD under investigation, target of smear campaign
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Vietnam: land rights defender and blogger dies while in prison amid deteriorating health issues (Update)
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Myanmar: at least 12 arrested for joining a pro-democracy protest
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Myanmar: Japanese photographer and filmmaker arrested
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Myanmar: photographer dies after arrest
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Thailand: another defender arrested, remanded for 12 days
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Sri Lanka: social media activist arrested
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Cambodia: labour leader and youth WHRD conviction upheld by the Supreme Court (Update)
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Myanmar: detained media worker handed down 6-year prison term (Update)
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Vietnam: academic placed under house arrest, banned from travelling abroad
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Thailand: land rights WHRD sentenced to jail
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Myanmar: parents of executed pro-democracy defender intimidated
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Sri Lanka: pro-democracy student arrested
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India: four land rights WHRDs vilified, beaten
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India: Kashmiri media worker prevented from leaving the country
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India: media worker summoned for arrest
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Sri Lanka: pro-democracy defender arrested while attempting to leave the country, remanded in prison
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Sri Lanka: six pro-democracy defenders had their passports cancelled
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Philippines: land right defender monitored
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China: lawyer tried amongst blatant violations, family members and supporters prevented from attending (Update)
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Nepal: media worker covering social issue assaulted
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Nepal: three youth arrested for criticising the Prime Minister
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Thailand: Vietnamese defenders arrested on illegal immigration charges
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Myanmar: veteran pro-democracy defender executed
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Sri Lanka: demonstrators including media workers, lawyers, disbanded with violence, 9 arrested
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Sri Lanka: pro-democracy defenders and three media workers assaulted for covering ongoing unrest, their media outlet visited
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China: labour rights defender and PwD faces prolonged pretrial detention (Update)
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Cambodia: land rights WHRD sentenced to jail
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Afghanistan: media worker and women's rights advocate attacked, forced to record a video message after her relatives' arrest
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Thailand: 9 pro-democracy defenders indicted, denied bail
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Pakistan: media worker arrested for covering damages caused by extensive floods
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Thailand: citizen journalist charged with contempt of court
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India: media worker arbitrarily detained for reporting
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Indonesia: media worker intimidated for reporting sexual harassment
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Kazakhstan: media worker physically assaulted after receiving warning
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Philippines: Lumad teacher and community-based defender arrested
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Kyrgyzstan: media outlet website blocked
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Nepal: media worker attacked for reporting misconduct
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Kazakhstan: two detained bloggers denied appeal, given additional prison term
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Bangladesh: two Rohingya rights defenders' house raided, their relatives arrested
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Kazakhstan: relatives of killing victims forcibly removed from picketing site
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Myanmar: another media worker sentenced
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Indonesia: Papuan students face violent dispersal, other demonstrators prevented from gathering
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Sri Lanka: pro-democracy defenders, media workers injured
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Myanmar: pro-democracy teachers arrested
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Vietnam: blogger sentenced for anti-state propaganda after unfair trial (Update)
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Philippines: farmer and land advocate killed after receiving death threats
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Thailand: pro-democracy defender faces additional royal defamation charges
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China: wife, children of imprisoned lawyer harassed
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China: citizens injured for demanding money back from the bank
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Cambodia: four farmers arrested over protest
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Myanmar: two more lawyers arrested for defending pro-democracy defenders
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Myanmar: pro-democracy students subject to beating, solitary confinement
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Indonesia: students, media worker harassed
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Cambodia: seven WHRDs summoned for protesting evictions
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Philippines: Maria Ressa, researcher cyber libel conviction confirmed in appeal (Update)
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Cambodia: five environmental defenders handed down jail term
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China: pro-democracy defender indicted on subversion charges (Update)
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Thailand: detained pro-democracy WHRDs denied bail again despite deteriorating health (Update)
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Myanmar: detained media worker handed down harsh sentence (Update)
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Myanmar: pro-democracy student injured by car
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Pakistan: media worker held for a week for reporting corruption
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Myanmar: detained pro-democracy defenders harassed on the commemoration day
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India: detained defenders are denied safety measures (Update)
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Indonesia: peaceful demonstration agaisnt forcefully disbanded
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Vietnam: another blogger arrested on anti-state propaganda
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Singapore: Malaysian human rights lawyer detained, interrogated
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Kazakhstan: media worker held on suprious charges
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India: Kashmiri awarded photographer barred from leaving the country