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 minorities, and poor conditions for undocumented migrants and refugees.

An opposition demonstrator plays the violin during a protest against President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas. Credit: FEDERICO PARRA/AFP/Getty Images.

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.