The nation does not hold democratic elections.
The special status of a royal family is enshrined in law.
The nation practices a feudal system of lords and serfs.
Only state-controlled media is permitted.
Public protests are illegal.
Pledge of Allegiance
The daily singing of an anthem or reciting of a pledge is compulsory in schools.
Divorce is illegal.
Same-sex relationships are illegal.
Adultery is prohibited by law.
Contraception is illegal.
Abortion is illegal.
Vegetarianism is compulsory.
Citizens may not pierce their bodies nor circumcize their children.
Strict modesty laws govern how citizens may dress.
Law & Order
Citizens may be executed for crimes.
Criminals may be ordered to undergo physical punishment.
A period of military service is compulsory for all citizens.
The nation enforces a national curfew.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Children may be legally employed as workers and contractors.
Citizens may not connect to the Internet.
Cannabis may be legally purchased.
Cars are banned.
Gambling is illegal.
The nation runs a space program.
Weapons of Mass Destruction
The nation claims the legal right to use WMDs.
Citizens are not permitted to leave.