Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Kyrgyzstan

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Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Legal
Since 1997
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1971
Unrecognized
Since 1996
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, surgery not required
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2005
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
Since 1991
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Ambiguous
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Ambiguous
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Since 1991
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
Since 1998
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (1-year deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
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