Sex changes for homosexuals in Iran

Nov 06, 2014, 07:54 AM

#Iran is one of seven countries in the world where same-sex relationships are punishable by death. But the government there does tolerate what are officially described as "diagnosed transsexuals." As a result, many gay people in Iran are being pressured into having unwanted gender reassignment surgery. BBC Persian's Ali Hamedani has been to meet Iranian homosexuals who've taken refuge in neighbouring #Turkey...