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YEMEN

Male to Male relationships: Not Legal
Punishments for male to male relationships: Death
Female to Female Relationships: Not Legal
Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage: No law

Your Views

Are you LGBTI? We want to hear from you! Help us inform other users of the site with your views on this country. Below is a random question about this country. If it is relevant to you please answer it.

Have you experienced transphobia from your healthcare provider?

The majority of people visiting this site have said Yes, I have trouble finding a doctor

Yes, I have trouble finding a doctor (100%) Yes, but I was able to find other healthcare (0 %) No (0 %)

The Your Stories section is all about you! Please take a minute to tell visitors of the ILGA website about what LGBTI life is like in reality. Please submit your personal story and share your experience!

YOUR STORIES
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Readers Experiences

This is what people are saying about life for LGBTI people in YEMEN...
yemeniguy (user currently living in YEMEN) posted for gay readers on 23/01/2012
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my story is that i am a gay i can't run away from my feelings and my life, and i can't live in a country that has no rights for gay i am 25 years old, i scare of my community, from my family, and my friends, i hide the truth i am gay from all people exept who are gay, i need a help to live a real life , a life has equality between all people, i want to love and be loved without being scared from my truth but in my country i can't, now i finished my studies at jordan in the middle east and the life is tough in yemen while i will come back this year on feb. i am still afraid if any one knew from my family or relative that i am gay and i can't say yes or no, my community so religious and traditional and hope i can't find a real life to live without fear.
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yemeniguy (user currently living in YEMEN) posted for gay readers on 23/01/2012
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my story is that i am a gay i can't run away from my feelings and my life, and i can't live in a country that has no rights for gay i am 25 years old, i scare of my community, from my family, and my friends, i hide the truth i am gay from all people exept who are gay, i need a help to live a real life , a life has equality between all people, i want to love and be loved without being scared from my truth but in my country i can't, now i finished my studies at jordan in the middle east and the life is tough in yemen while i will come back this year on feb. i am still afraid if any one knew from my family or relative that i am gay and i can't say yes or no, my community so religious and traditional and hope i can't find a real life to live without fear.
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