Top 10 Worst Dictators In History


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181 Viktor Orbán (Hungary)

The only dictator in the EU: de facto, the Hungarian press is under his control, changed the constitution that suits him

182 Prem Tinsulanonda (Thailand)

Since the 1930s in Thailand, maybe 80% of the time, Generals rule, if not directly as PMs they then rule in the background, unless the Shinawatras are on the post of PM. Prem was also a military dictator of Thailand who thwarted any democratic attempts.

183 Nur Muhammad Taraki (Afghanistan)

Forcing state atheism on a deeply Muslim land is not a greatest idea at all, Taraki started this Afghan madness which still is ongoing

184 Egon Krenz (East Germany)

Until the bitter end, he didn't realize, how the SED ruined East Germany

185 Hun Sen (Cambodia)

In Cambodia, 70% never saw another prime minister in their life time. Hun thinks of oppositionals as animals

186 Norodom Sihanouk (Cambodia)

If he met Hitler, he would even be ready to make a pact with Adolf just to save his own skin. Norodom didn't have any problem to work with Pol Pot alias Saloth Sar

187 Lon Nol (Cambodia)

Worst not in terms of fatality tolls but in terms of quality. He was rather a puppet regime and did nothing useful for his people

188 Nouri al-Maliki (Iraq)

Sectarian violence went worse under him

189 Oleksandr Turchynov (Ukraine)
190 Manuel Roxas (Philippines)
191 José Paciano Laurel (Philippines)

As puppet of the Japanese, he watched the butchering of the Filipino people during WWII.

192 Heydar Aliyev (Azerbaijan)

Wealth of the state goes to him. Everything (in Azerbaijan) revolves around him.

193 Le Duan (Vietnam)

Communist ilk, who terrorised his owm people and simply didn't care, if the people in the countryside suffered.

194 Ali Bongo Ondimba (Gabon)

So father, so son: continues the leeching of Gabon, as his father Omar Bongo did

195 Yulia Tymoshenko (Ukraine)

Taxes just went to her purse

196 King Constantine II (Greece)

Cowardly gave the power to a junta in 1967

197 Queen Victoria (United Kingdom) Queen Victoria (United Kingdom) Victoria was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837 until her death.

Oppression of subjects in colonies, great famine in Ireland were all under her watch

198 John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (United Kingdom)

His prescription against the great faminenin Ireland? Let the people work more (in spite of their starving. ) Prime minister Russell at his best

199 Éamon de Valera (Ireland)

No divorce, no contraception, absolute Catholicism, censorship of press, just to give you a foretaste of his governance in Ireland during the 1930s, 1940s, 1950s

200 Michel Djotodia (Central African Republic)

Muslim dictator in a predominantly Christian country

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