Privacy rights in Turkmenistan

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Privacy rights in Turkmenistan are guaranteed by the constitution from 2008.

Right to Privacy in Turkmenistan

SECTION II ARTICLE 24

Every citizen has the right to support of state in obtaining or acquiring a comfortable living accommodation, and construction of individual housing. The home is inviolable. No one has the right to enter a home or otherwise violate the sanctity of the home against the wishes of people living there without any legal grounds. Protecting the home against unlawful assault (encroachment) is the right of the individual and citizen.

SECTION II ARTICLE 25

Everyone has the right to protection from arbitrary interference in their privacy, as well as infringement of the rules of secrecy of correspondence, telephone and other (means of) communication, attacks on their honour and reputation.