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WORLD WATCH LIST/2022

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  • 1. North Korea
  • 2. Somalia
  • 3. Libya
  • 4. Eritrea
  • 5. Yemen
  • 6. Nigeria
  • 7. Pakistan
  • 8. Sudan
  • 9. Iran
  • 10. Afghanistan
  • 11. India
  • 12. Syria
  • 13. Saudi Arabia
  • 14. Mali
  • 15. Algeria
  • 16. Iraq
  • 17. Myanmar
  • 18. Maldives
  • 19. China
  • 20. Burkina Faso
  • 21. Laos
  • 22. Cuba
  • 23. Mauritania
  • 24. Morocco
  • 25. Uzbekistan
  • 26. Bangladesh
  • 27. Niger
  • 28. Central African Republic
  • 29. Turkmenistan
  • 30. Nicaragua
  • 31. Oman
  • 32. Ethiopia
  • 33. Tunisia
  • 34. Colombia
  • 35. Vietnam
  • 36. Bhutan
  • 37. Mexico
  • 38. Egypt
  • 39. Mozambique
  • 40. Qatar
  • 41. Democratic Republic of Congo
  • 42. Indonesia
  • 43. Cameroon
  • 44. Brunei
  • 45. Comoros
  • 46. Tajikistan
  • 47. Kazakhstan
  • 48. Jordan
  • 49. Malaysia
  • 50. Turkey
“BD” – Bangladesh Capital City – Dhaka Population – 168,957,745 “BF” – Burkina Faso Capital City – Ouagadougou Population – 13,228,000 “BN” – Brunei Capital City – Bandar Seri Begawan Population – 422,675 “BT” – Bhutan Capital City – Thimphu Population – 777,486 “CF” – Central African Republic Capital City – Bangui Population – 4,216,666 “CU” – Cuba Capital City – Havana Population – 11,008,112 “ER” – Eritrea Capital City – Asmara Population – 3,684,032 “ID” – Indonesia Capital City – Jakarta Population – 267,663,435 “LK” – Sri Lanka Capital City – Colombo Population – 21,919,000 “MM” – Myanmar Capital City – Naypyidaw Population – 57,526,449 “MR” – Mauritania Capital City – Nouakchott Population – 3,359,185 “MX” – Mexico Capital City – Mexico City Population – 126,577,691 “NE” – Niger Capital City – Niamey Population – 24,484,587 “OM” – Oman Capital City – Muscat Population – 4,520,471 “QA” – Qatar Capital City – Doha Population – 2,795,484 “SO” – Somalia Capital City – Mogadishu Population – 10,251,568 “SY” – Syria Capital City – Damascus Population – 22,142,061 “TJ” – Tajikistan Capital City – Dushanbe Population – 9,119,347 “VN” – Vietnam Capital City – Hanoi Population – 97,338,579 “YE” – Yemen Capital City – Sanaa Population – 30,984,689 “ET” – Ethiopia Capital City – Addis Ababa Population – 112,269,301 “ML” – Mali Capital City – Bamako Population – 21,473,764 “TR” – Turkey Capital City – Ankara Population – 80,810,525 “TM” – Turkmenistan Capital City – Ashgabat Population – 5,636,011 “TN” – Tunisia Capital City – Tunis Population – 11,403,800 “KP” – North Korea Capital City – Pyongyang Population – 25,713,000 “KW” – Kuwait Capital City – Kuwait City Population – 4,052,584 “CN” – China Capital City – Peking Population – 1,411,750,000 “CO” – Colombia Capital City – Bogotá Population – 51,895,000 “MA” – Morocco Capital City – Rabat Population – 36,910,560 “DZ” – Algeria Capital City – Algeria Population – 43,851,044 “LY” – Libya Capital City – Tripoli Population – 6,754,507 “SD” – Sudan Capital City – Khartoum Population – 43,849,260 “SA” – Saudi Arabia Capital City – Riyadh Population – 34,218,000 “IQ” – Iraq Capital City – Baghdad Population – 40,462,701 “JO” – Jordan Capital City – Amman Population – 6,500,000 “IR” – Iran Capital City – Tehran Population – 86,758,304 “MY” – Malaysia Capital City – Kuala Lumpur Population – 27 140 000 “MZ” – Mozambique Capital City – Maputo Population – 28,829,476 “CD” – Democratic Republic of Congo Capital City – Kinshasa Population – 89,561,403 “NG” – Nigeria Capital City – Abuja Population – 206,139,589 “NI” – Nicaragua Capital City – Managua Population – 6,851 “CM” – Cameroon Capital City – Yaounde Population – 16,322,000 “KZ” – Kazakhstan Capital City – Nur-Sultan Population – 18,690,115 “LA” – Laos Capital City – Vientiane Population – 6,477,211 “UZ” – Uzbekistan Capital City – Toshkent Population – 31,100,500 “AF” – Afghanistan Capital City – Kabul Population – 33,928,493 “PK” – Pakistan Capital City – Islamabad Population – 231, 402, 117 “IN” – India Capital City – New Delhi Population – 1,407,563,842 “NP” – Nepal Capital City – Kathmandu Population – 28,825,709 “EG” – Egypt Capital City – Cairo Population – 107,770,524

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  • 1. North Korea
  • 2. Somalia
  • 3. Libya
  • 4. Eritrea
  • 5. Yemen
  • 6. Nigeria
  • 7. Pakistan
  • 8. Sudan
  • 9. Iran
  • 10. Afghanistan
  • 11. India
  • 12. Syria
  • 13. Saudi Arabia
  • 14. Mali
  • 15. Algeria
  • 16. Iraq
  • 17. Myanmar
  • 18. Maldives
  • 19. China
  • 20. Burkina Faso
  • 21. Laos
  • 22. Cuba
  • 23. Mauritania
  • 24. Morocco
  • 25. Uzbekistan
  • 26. Bangladesh
  • 27. Niger
  • 28. Central African Republic
  • 29. Turkmenistan
  • 30. Nicaragua
  • 31. Oman
  • 32. Ethiopia
  • 33. Tunisia
  • 34. Colombia
  • 35. Vietnam
  • 36. Bhutan
  • 37. Mexico
  • 38. Egypt
  • 39. Mozambique
  • 40. Qatar
  • 41. Democratic Republic of Congo
  • 42. Indonesia
  • 43. Cameroon
  • 44. Brunei
  • 45. Comoros
  • 46. Tajikistan
  • 47. Kazakhstan
  • 48. Jordan
  • 49. Malaysia
  • 50. Turkey
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5,100

Christians were abducted last year

6,200

Christians were abducted last year 1

7,300

Christians were abducted last year 2

8,400

Christians were abducted last year 3

9,500

Christians were abducted last year 4

2022 ranking:
  1. Afghanistan
  2. North Korea
  3. Somalia
  4. Libya
  5. Yemen

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