Compare LGBT Rights in Iran & Tajikistan

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Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1900
Legal
Since 1998
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1928
Unrecognized
Since 2008
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 1987
Legal, surgery not required
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1979
No protections
Since 1994
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1979
No protections
Since 1994
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1979
No protections
Since 1994
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (1-year deferral)Legal
Equal age of consentN/A
Since 1979
Equal
Since 1998
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
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