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Convention on the Rights of the Child, 20 November 1989.
Syrian Arab Republic
The instrument by the Government of the Syrian Arab Republic contains the following reservations:
The Syrian Arab Republic has reservations on the Convention's provisions which are not in conformity with the Syrian Arab legislations and with the Islamic Shariaa's principles, in particular the content of Article (14) related to the Right of the Child to the freedom of religion, and articles 2 and 21 concerning the adoption.
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