Compare LGBT Rights in Libya & Western Sahara

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Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1953
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1975
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1953
Unrecognized
Censorship of LGBT IssuesImprisonment as punishmentNo censorship
Right to change legal genderUnknownAmbiguous
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
No protections
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1951
No protections
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2017
Single only
Serving openly in militaryIllegal
Since 1953
Legal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
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