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Encyclopedia > LGBT rights in Djibouti

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Homosexuality laws

The laws regarding homosexuality in Djibouti are vague and can sometimes be confusing, but it is generally understood that homosexuality is de facto illegal. [1] Homosexuality refers to sexual interaction and / or romantic attraction between individuals of the same sex. ... De facto is a Latin expression that means in fact or in practice. It is commonly used as opposed to de jure (meaning by law) when referring to matters of law or governance or technique (such as standards), that are found in the common experience as created or developed without...


Most people interperet the Constitution of Djibouti as decriminalizing homosexuality, but the government tends to adhere to Islamic law more than constitutional law, rendering homosexuality illegal. Political Ideologies Part of the Politics series Politics Portal This box:      This article is about political Islamism. ...


Gay life in Djibouti

Because of a largely homophobic Muslim majority, homosexuals are not able to have much in way of a social life. If a gay individual in Djibouti wishes to pursue their orientation, they must do it in secret, to avoid oppression from the government, or people in general. [2] There is also a collection of Hadith called Sahih Muslim A Muslim (Arabic: مسلم, Persian: Mosalman or Mosalmon Urdu: مسلمان, Turkish: Müslüman, Albanian: Mysliman, Bosnian: Musliman) is an adherent of the religion of Islam. ...


Notes

  1. ^ http://www.unhcr.org/cgi-bin/texis/vtx/rsd/rsddocview.html?tbl=RSDCOI&id=42df60db12
  2. ^ http://www.mask.org.za/article.php?cat=djibouti&id=141

 
 

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