© Amnesty International
  • Country profile


New laws were passed offering migrant workers better legal protections. Despite government measures to control the spread of COVID-19, migrant workers bore the brunt of the pandemic’s impact. The authorities further tightened restrictions on freedom of expression. Women continued to face discrimination in law and practice. Executions resumed after a 20-year hiatus.

Read more

Death penalty status


Retains the death penalty in law


Media enquiries

Our Offices

Amnesty International Secretariat Office

View All Contact Info