Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Jordan

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Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Legal
Since 1951
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1971
Unrecognized
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 2021
Imprisonment as punishment
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
Gender-affirming careBannedLegal
Since 2008
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
Since 1952
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
Since 1952
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
Since 1952
Same-sex adoptionIllegalIllegal
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryIllegalDon't Ask, Don't Tell
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
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