Sweden

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Overview

New restrictions on residence permits and family reunification for refugees and others granted protection came into force. Roma and Sami peoples faced ongoing discrimination. A parliamentary committee published recommendations to reform inadequate laws on rape.

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Death penalty status

Abolitionist for all crimes

Does not use the death penalty

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