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Anti-LGBTI laws: Mauritania

“Mauritania has harsh laws making homosexual acts a crime ostensibly punishable by death; however, these laws have never been applied,” according to the official summary of a U.S. Department of State cable released by WikiLeaks. It continues: “Mauritanian society is very conservative in regards to homosexuality with recognized homosexuals keeping a low profile” The cable […]