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by Cynthia Orchard, Legal Policy Officer.
Around the world, members of the LGBTQIA+ community are persecuted because of their sexual and gender identity and expression. Often the target of killings, sexual and gender-based violence, physical attacks, torture, and arbitrary detention, approximately 6% of persons who seek international protection in the UK do so for reasons relating to their sexual identity.
This policy briefing addresses issues relating to asylum applications in the UK by persons who fear persecution relating to their sexual or gender identity or expression. We make the following key recommendations:
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