The nation does not hold democratic elections.
Citizens of the same sex may marry.
Divorce is illegal.
Adultery is prohibited by law.
Strict modesty laws govern how citizens may dress.
School-age children receive mandatory sex education.
Smoking is prohibited, even in private.
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.
All citizens are required to own a firearm.
Jails and prisons are not employed.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Women receive paid leave from employment for childbirth.
The nation runs a space program.
Weapons of Mass Destruction
The nation claims the legal right to use WMDs.