Compare LGBT Rights in Bhutan & Iran

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Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2004
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1900
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 2004
Not legal
Since 1928
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, but requires surgery
Since 1987
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 2006
No protections
Since 1979
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
Ambiguous
Since 1979
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 2018
No 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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