Compare LGBT Rights in Bahrain & United Arab Emirates

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Homosexual activityAmbiguous
Since 1976
Male illegal, female uncertain
Since 1987
Same-sex marriageNot legalNot legal
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredIllegal
Same-sex adoptionN/AIllegal
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
Since 1971
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
Since 1971
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
Since 1971
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Equal age of consentUnequal
Since 1976
N/A
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
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