Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Sri Lanka

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Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1885
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1971
Not legal
Since 1885
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, surgery not required
Since 2010
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyMarried couples only
Since 2017
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Illegal
Since 2017
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2017
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2017
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (1-year deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
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