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Overview

Border guards used force to pushback refugees and migrants at the border with Belarus. Women and girls faced difficulties accessing sexual and reproductive health services. There remained no legal bar to discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity. Statelessness remained high. Some children were discriminated against in access to education.

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