Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Antigua and Barbuda

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Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Legal
Since 2022
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1971
Foreign same-sex marriages recognized only
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 2021
No censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Gender-affirming careBannedLegal
Since 1998
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Illegal
Since 2022
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2022
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionIllegalSingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
Since 2022
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