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header1 Issues of concern

  • The country continues to struggle with political corruption and organized crime.
  • Due process rights are not always upheld, with police engaging in arbitrary arrests and failing to inform suspects of rights.
  • Ethnic minorities, particularly Roma, face employment, health-care, education, and housing discrimination.

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  • Global Freedom Score

    79 100 free