Athens, Greece. Editorial credit: Pit Stock /


Greece’s parliamentary democracy features vigorous competition between political parties and a strong if imperfect record of upholding civil liberties. Ongoing concerns include corruption, discrimination against immigrants and minority groups, and poor conditions for irregular migrants and asylum seekers.

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Freedom in the World — Greece Country Report

Greece is rated Free in Freedom in the World, Freedom House's annual study of political rights and civil liberties worldwide.