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    Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    Ambiguous
    Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Military
    Unknown
    Adoption
    ✖ Single only
    Age of Consent
    ✖ Unequal
    Donating Blood
    ✖ Banned (1-year deferral)
    Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous
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History

Homosexual activity in Afghanistan

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Homosexual activity in Afghanistan is illegal (death penalty as punishment).

Current status
Since Oct 7, 1976
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Article 427 states homosexuality will suffer long imprisonments (along with Adultery.) In addition, article 398 states that honour killing is legal
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Oct 7, 1976–Sep 8, 2018
Male illegal, female uncertain
Less than ten years in prison. Not enforced. Death penalty in Taliban held areas.

Same-sex marriage in Afghanistan

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Same-sex marriage in Afghanistan is not legal.

Current status
Since Aug 8, 1971
Not legal
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Afghanistan

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Afghanistan is no censorship.

Current status
No censorship
In Afghanistan, there are no laws restricting the discussion or promotion of LGBTQ+ topics.
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Right to change legal gender in Afghanistan

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Right to change legal gender in Afghanistan is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Not preformed. No laws in place to do so.
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LGBT discrimination in Afghanistan

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LGBT discrimination in Afghanistan is no protections.

Current status
Since Aug 19, 1919
No protections
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LGBT employment discrimination in Afghanistan

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LGBT employment discrimination in Afghanistan is no protections.

Current status
Since Aug 19, 1919
No protections
None exist in the criminal code.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Afghanistan

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LGBT housing discrimination in Afghanistan is no protections.

Current status
Since Aug 19, 1919
No protections
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Afghanistan

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Afghanistan is unknown.

Current status
Unknown

Same-sex adoption in Afghanistan

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Same-sex adoption in Afghanistan is single only.

Current status
Single only
no laws in place.
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Equal age of consent in Afghanistan

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Equal age of consent in Afghanistan is unequal.

Current status
Unequal
Homosexuality is illegal. Person must be married.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Afghanistan

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Blood donations by MSMs in Afghanistan is banned (1-year deferral).

Current status
Banned (1-year deferral)
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Conversion therapy in Afghanistan

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Conversion therapy in Afghanistan is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
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