Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Slovakia

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Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Legal
Since 1961
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1971
Unregistered cohabitation
Since 2018
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 2021
No censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires medical diagnosis
Since 2023
Gender-affirming careBannedLegal
Since 1994
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Illegal
Since 2013
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2004
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2018
Same-sex adoptionIllegalSingle only
Since 2017
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLegal
Since 1993
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Banned (1-year deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Since 2018
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
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