The nation does not hold democratic elections.
Only state-controlled media is permitted.
Pledge of Allegiance
The daily singing of an anthem or reciting of a pledge is compulsory in schools.
Contraception is illegal.
Strict modesty laws govern how citizens may dress.
Smoking is prohibited, even in private.
Law & Order
Citizens may be executed for crimes.
A period of military service is compulsory for all citizens.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Universal Health Care
The state provides health care to all citizens.
Gambling is illegal.
The nation runs a space program.