If you guessed that they systematically deny their citizens basic universal Human Rights you are right - BUT THAT'S NOT THE ANSWER I WAS LOOKING FOR.
The correct answer is: they are 3 of the 5 members of the UN Human Rights Commission's "Working Group on Situations!"
Sickening, isn't it!? I mean IF you believe in Hman Rights it is simply sickening.
MORE HERE. (HAT TIP The Corner.)
UPDATE: I see that the GREAT ROGER L. SIMON has posted on this item - in virtually the same way that I have, and AT VIRTUALLY THE SAME TIME; (actually he beat me by exactly 18 minutes!). But I beat him on a LINK!!!!!