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Bhutan: Citizenship For Fatherless Children

Sonam Ongmo at Dragon Tales argues that the citizenship of Bhutanese children should come automatically by virtue of the fact that one parent is a citizen. Presently for the citizenship of a child the Bhutanese mother have to prove the identity of the man who fathered the child.

  • Wow, I wonder how many other countries have a two-parent policy. If one child were born to two parents of such countries, they couldn’t get citizenship in either place!

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