Countries excluding China

Human Rights Without Frontiers has been tracking incidents worldwide where people are imprisoned for exercising their right to freedom of religion or belief since 2013. This is the database for “Other countries”.
In addition to this database, we have one dedicated to China due to the massive scale of repression in the country. Click here to go to the ‘China’ database.

For more information on how to search the database, see instructions below.

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How to search the database

Keyword search

Type any word or name into the search field to search the entire database for your keyword. The search results will show ALL records that contain that word.

For example: if you type ‘Russia’, all records that have ‘Russia’ anywhere in the entry will be included in the results.

Filter search


Use the ‘Add filters’ function to search the database using pre-defined criteria. The search results will show specific results based on your choices

For example: