Compare LGBT Rights in Bangladesh & Iran

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Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1860
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1900
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1860
Not legal
Since 1928
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, but requires surgery
Since 1987
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
LGBT discriminationIllegalNo protections
Since 1979
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityAmbiguous
Since 1979
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
Since 1979
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Equal age of consentEqualN/A
Since 1979
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (1-year deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
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