Compare LGBT Rights in Eritrea & Somalia

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Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1957
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1962
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1957
Not legal
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousAmbiguous
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2010
Single only
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1957
No protections
Since 1962
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1957
No protections
Since 1962
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1957
No protections
Since 1962
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryIllegal
Since 1957
Legal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1957
Legal
Equal age of consentUnequal
Since 1957
Equal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
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