Croatia
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Overview

Refugees and migrants faced pushbacks and abuse by the Croatian police. Domestic violence continued to attract light penalties and protective measures were rarely enforced. Women faced numerous barriers in accessing abortion. Journalists were threatened and prosecuted because of their work.

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Death penalty status

Abolitionist for all crimes

Does not use the death penalty

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