The latest USCIRF Annual Report can was released this week. It can be found here.
The following eight countries were recommended that the following eight countries be re-designated
as Countries of Particular Concern (CPC): Burma, China, Eritrea, Iran, North Korea, Saudi Arabia, and Uzbekistan.
Other countries were recommended for CPC status: Egypt, Iraq, Nigeria, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Vietnam.
The following countries are near CPC status: Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Cuba, India, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Laos, Russia.