Most countries in the region can attribute their strict laws against homosexuality to the justice systems they inherited from their French or British colonisers. In Aprilthe Swedish parliament voted by an overwhelming majority to legalize same-sex marriage. Bans all anti-gay on discrimination. February 28, In Papua New Guineasame-sex relationships were an integral part of the culture of certain tribes until the middle of the last century. Male legal since Female always legal   Illegal in practice in Chechnyawhere homosexuals are abducted and sent to concentration camps based on their perceived sexual orientation. Terms such as MSM or "same gender loving" are often used in place of the word gay.
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Since the beginning ofseveral anti-gay marriage protests with occasionally volatile crowds numbering in the hundreds of thousands have taken place in Paris and elsewhere. States which did not support either declaration. Life imprisonment Not enforced.
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