• Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
  • Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
  • Changing Gender
    ✖ Illegal
  • Adoption
    ✖ Illegal
  • Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Military
    ✖ Illegal
  • Age of Consent
    ✖ Unequal
  • Donating Blood
    ✖ Banned (1-year deferral)
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned

History

Homosexual activity in Afghanistan

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Oct 7, 1976–Mar 6, 2017
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Five to 15 years in prison under vague language.
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Current status
(since Oct 7, 1976)
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Article 427 states homosexuality will suffer long imprisonments (along with Adultery.) In addition, article 398 states that honour killing is legal
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Same-sex marriage in Afghanistan

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Current status
(since Aug 8, 1971)
Not legal
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Right to change legal gender in Afghanistan

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 1987)
Illegal
No
Sources:
No
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Same-sex adoption in Afghanistan

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Current status
Illegal
No
Sources:
No
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LGBT discrimination in Afghanistan

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Current status
(since Aug 19, 1919)
No protections
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LGBT housing discrimination in Afghanistan

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Current status
No protections
They have honor killings so it is defacto illegal.
Sources:
No
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LGBT employment discrimination in Afghanistan

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Current status
No protections
No
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Afghanistan

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Current status
Illegal
No
Sources:
No
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Equal age of consent in Afghanistan

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Current status
Unequal
Homosexuality is still illegal there.
Sources:
No
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Blood donations by MSMs in Afghanistan

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Current status
Banned (1-year deferral)
No
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Conversion therapy in Afghanistan

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Current status
Not banned
No
Sources:
No
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