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- 2In SIngapore, same-sex relationships between men is punishable by up to two years in prison. There is no punishment for women.
- 3Same-sex relationships aren't illegal in Egypt, but the government uses laws that state "violation of honor by threat" and "practising immoral and indecent behavior" to convict individuals suspect of engaging in gay relationships. For example, one young man was sentenced to 17 years in prison for merely placing his profile on a gay dating site.
- 5In Malaysia, same-sex relationships are punishable by up to 20 years in prison. If the sexual act took place in a region that follows Shariah law, additional punishments, including whippings, may be administered.
- 6In Morocco, individuals who are convicted of engaging in same-sex relationships can receive a fine or up to three years in jail.