Entry #11588: Serving openly in military in Kazakhstan

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RegionKazakhstan
IssueServing openly in military
StatusLegal
Start DateFeb 25, 2022
End Datenow
DescriptionThe ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. Quote "According to our Constitution, no one can be discriminated against for any reason." indicates that discrimination based on any reason in Kazakhstan is illegal according to the constitution, the same applies to military service. Since transgenderism is not classified as a mental illness in this country, trans people have legal rights to serve in the military, just like any other citizen
Sourceshttps://tengrinews.kz/kazakhstan_news/minoboronyi-otvetili-vopros-seksualnyih-menshinstvah-armii-462888/ https://adilet.zan.kz/rus/docs/V1500010858#z6


Revision History (9)

Revision by cihalcoc. Cyrillic letters were not accepted

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NoteThe ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. Quote "? ??? ?? ??????????? ????? ?? ????? ???????????? ????????????? ?? ????? ???????????????" indicates that discrimination based on any reason in Kazakhstan is illegal according to the constitution, the same applies to military service. Since transgenderism is not classified as a mental illness in this country, trans people have legal rights to serve in the military, just like any other citizenThe ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. Quote "According to our Constitution, no one can be discriminated against for any reason." indicates that discrimination based on any reason in Kazakhstan is illegal according to the constitution, the same applies to military service. Since transgenderism is not classified as a mental illness in this country, trans people have legal rights to serve in the military, just like any other citizen
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The ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. Quote "? ??? ?? ??????????? ????? ?? ????? ???????????? ????????????? ?? ????? ???????????????" indicates that discrimination based on any reason in Kazakhstan is illegal according to the constitution, the same applies to military service. Since transgenderism is not classified as a mental illness in this country, trans people have legal rights to serve in the military, just like any other citizen "According to our Constitution, no one can be discriminated against for any reason." indicates that discrimination based on any reason in Kazakhstan is illegal according to the constitution, the same applies to military service. Since transgenderism is not classified as a mental illness in this country, trans people have legal rights to serve in the military, just like any other citizen

Revision by cihalcoc. Added the date and included trans people

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ValueLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedLegal
Start Date2022Feb 25, 2022
NoteThe ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. But transgender people are not allowed to serve.The ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. Quote "? ??? ?? ??????????? ????? ?? ????? ???????????? ????????????? ?? ????? ???????????????" indicates that discrimination based on any reason in Kazakhstan is illegal according to the constitution, the same applies to military service. Since transgenderism is not classified as a mental illness in this country, trans people have legal rights to serve in the military, just like any other citizen
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The ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. But transgender people are not allowed to serve. Quote "? ??? ?? ??????????? ????? ?? ????? ???????????? ????????????? ?? ????? ???????????????" indicates that discrimination based on any reason in Kazakhstan is illegal according to the constitution, the same applies to military service. Since transgenderism is not classified as a mental illness in this country, trans people have legal rights to serve in the military, just like any other citizen
Sourceshttps://tengrinews.kz/kazakhstan_news/minoboronyi-otvetili-vopros-seksualnyih-menshinstvah-armii-462888/https://tengrinews.kz/kazakhstan_news/minoboronyi-otvetili-vopros-seksualnyih-menshinstvah-armii-462888/
https://adilet.zan.kz/rus/docs/V1500010858#z6
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https://tengrinews.kz/kazakhstan_news/minoboronyi-otvetili-vopros-seksualnyih-menshinstvah-armii-462888/ https://tengrinews.kz/kazakhstan_news/minoboronyi-otvetili-vopros-seksualnyih-menshinstvah-armii-462888/ https://adilet.zan.kz/rus/docs/V1500010858#z6

Revision by Turnopi_karnavara. Small edit

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ValueLegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
NoteThe ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. however Even though transgenders weren't included explicitly, they weren't banned from serving eitherThe ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. But transgender people are not allowed to serve.
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The ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. however Even though transgenders weren't included explicitly, they weren't banned from serving either But transgender people are not allowed to serve.

Revision by cihalcoc. Transgenders aren't in fact banned from serving

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ValueLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedLegal
NoteThe ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. however Like almost every other Asian country, transgenders cannot serve in Kazakhstan The ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. however Even though transgenders weren't included explicitly, they weren't banned from serving either
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The ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. however Like almost every other Asian country, transgenders cannot serve in Kazakhstan Even though transgenders weren't included explicitly, they weren't banned from serving either
Sourceshttps://tengrinews.kz/kazakhstan_news/minoboronyi-otvetili-vopros-seksualnyih-menshinstvah-armii-462888/
https://www.cbc.ca/news/world/countries-that-allow-transgender-members-in-the-military-1.4222205
https://tengrinews.kz/kazakhstan_news/minoboronyi-otvetili-vopros-seksualnyih-menshinstvah-armii-462888/
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https://tengrinews.kz/kazakhstan_news/minoboronyi-otvetili-vopros-seksualnyih-menshinstvah-armii-462888/ https://www.cbc.ca/news/world/countries-that-allow-transgender-members-in-the-military-1.4222205 https://tengrinews.kz/kazakhstan_news/minoboronyi-otvetili-vopros-seksualnyih-menshinstvah-armii-462888/

Revision by Canadianstudent03. Kazakhstan does not allow trans military service

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ValueLegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
NoteThe ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. Unfortunately Like almost every other Asian country.The ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. however Like almost every other Asian country, transgenders cannot serve in Kazakhstan
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The ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. Unfortunately Like almost every other Asian country. however Like almost every other Asian country, transgenders cannot serve in Kazakhstan

Revision by l_hrz. legal

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ValueLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedLegal
NoteThe ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. Unfortunately Like almost every other Asian country, Trans Kazakhs cannot serve for their country The ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. Unfortunately Like almost every other Asian country.
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The ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. Unfortunately Like almost every other Asian country, Trans Kazakhs cannot serve for their country country.

Revision by Turnopi_karnavara. Small edit

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ValueIllegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
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  • Status is not correct "The ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. Unfortunately Like almost every other Asian country, Trans Kazakhs cannot serve for their country So gay/bi/lesbians are allowed and very welcome to serve, but no one (incl. heterosexuals) wants to be there. "

Revision by Canadianstudent03. https://www.cbc.ca/news/world/countries-that-allow-transgender-members-in-the-military-1.4222205

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ValueLegalIllegal
NoteThe ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation.The ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. Unfortunately Like almost every other Asian country, Trans Kazakhs cannot serve for their country
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The ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022, said in an interview that no one is banned from serving in the military because of their sexual orientation. Unfortunately Like almost every other Asian country, Trans Kazakhs cannot serve for their country
Sourceshttps://tengrinews.kz/kazakhstan_news/minoboronyi-otvetili-vopros-seksualnyih-menshinstvah-armii-462888/https://tengrinews.kz/kazakhstan_news/minoboronyi-otvetili-vopros-seksualnyih-menshinstvah-armii-462888/
https://www.cbc.ca/news/world/countries-that-allow-transgender-members-in-the-military-1.4222205
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https://tengrinews.kz/kazakhstan_news/minoboronyi-otvetili-vopros-seksualnyih-menshinstvah-armii-462888/ https://tengrinews.kz/kazakhstan_news/minoboronyi-otvetili-vopros-seksualnyih-menshinstvah-armii-462888/ https://www.cbc.ca/news/world/countries-that-allow-transgender-members-in-the-military-1.4222205

Revision by LGBT_southeastasian

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ValueLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedLegal

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