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Afghanistan: Religious Freedom

Question for Foreign and Commonwealth Office

UIN 126064, tabled on 1 February 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what plans the Government has put in place to promote and protect the right to freedom of and belief in Afghanistan.

Answered on

9 February 2018

​Afghanistan is a priority country for our human rights work. The UK works closely with the National Unity Government, NGOs, civil society and other international partners to support the promotion and protection of human rights in Afghanistan.