Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Bangladesh

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Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1860
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1971
Not legal
Since 1860
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, surgery not required
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Illegal
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (1-year deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
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