Cyprus

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Irregular migrants were detained for prolonged periods in inadequate conditions. In November, Parliament recognized the right to same-sex civil unions. Allegations of ill-treatment by law enforcement officials continued.

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Death penalty status

Abolitionist for all crimes

Does not use the death penalty

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