Compare LGBT Rights in Bahrain & North Korea

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1976
Legal
Since 1948
Same-sex marriageBannedUnrecognized
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 1976
State-enforced
Since 1948
Right to change legal genderIllegal
Since 2014
Unknown
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1997
Unknown
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
No protections
Since 1948
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Unknown
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1976
Unknown
Same-sex adoptionIllegalIllegal
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryUnknownDon't Ask, Don't Tell
Since 1948
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Unknown
Conversion therapyNot bannedUnknown
Equal age of consentUnknownEqual
Since 2009
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