Bulgaria

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Overview

Allegations of push-backs of refugees and migrants by border police persisted, the reception conditions of asylum-seekers remained poor and there was no integration plan for recognized refugees. Local and national authorities continued to forcibly evict Roma. The amendment of hate crime legislation stalled.

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Death penalty status

Abolitionist for all crimes

Does not use the death penalty

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