Compare LGBT Rights in Iran & Kyrgyzstan

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Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1900
Legal
Since 1997
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1928
Unrecognized
Since 1996
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 1987
Legal, surgery not required
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2005
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1979
No protections
Since 1991
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1979
Ambiguous
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1979
Ambiguous
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Since 1991
Equal age of consentN/A
Since 1979
Equal
Since 1998
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (1-year deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
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