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Concluding Observations, CCPR/C/TKM/CO/1,19 April 2012: Turkmenistan

21. The Committee regrets the criminalization of sexual relations between consenting adults of the same sex, which entails a penalty of up to two years in prison. The Committee is concerned at the deep-rooted stereotypes against individuals on the basis of their sexual orientation or gender identity (art. 26). The State party should decriminalize sexual […]