Thailand
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Activists, academics, opposition politicians, and human rights defenders were arrested, detained and prosecuted for peacefully expressing their views on the government and monarchy. The government maintained systematic and arbitrary restrictions on human rights, including by passing a new cybersecurity law. Refugees and asylum-seekers were vulnerable to arrest, detention, deportation, and rendition.

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Death penalty status

Retentionist

Retains the death penalty in law

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P.O. Box 1523 Nana Post Office Bangkok 10112 THAILAND

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