Entry #1670: Serving openly in military in Egypt

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RegionEgypt
IssueServing openly in military
StatusIllegal
Start Datepast
End Datenow
DescriptionAs homosexuality is illegal, serving in the military is also illegal. Egypt uses invasive examinations which it claims can detect suspected homosexuals.
Sourceshttp://www.hrw.org/reports/2004/egypt0304/9.htm https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/africa/egypt-still-using-anal-examinations-to-detect-and-imprison-chronic-homosexuals-10051103.html


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NoteAs homosexuality is illegal, serving in the military is also illegalAs homosexuality is illegal, serving in the military is also illegal. Egypt uses invasive examinations which it claims can detect suspected homosexuals.
Sourceshttp://www.hrw.org/reports/2004/egypt0304/9.htmhttp://www.hrw.org/reports/2004/egypt0304/9.htm https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/africa/egypt-still-using-anal-examinations-to-detect-and-imprison-chronic-homosexuals-10051103.html

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