The constitution and other laws and policies protect religious freedom and, in practice, the government generally respected religious freedom.
There were isolated reports of societal discrimination based on religious affiliation, belief, or practice. Members of Muslim and Jewish minority religious groups were typically the victims in such incidents.
The U.S. embassy raised religious freedom in discussions with government officials and religious leaders. Embassy officers engaged nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and civil society officials in discussions on religious freedom.