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Singapore to remove criminalization of sex between men |  World

Singapore will abolish the criminalization of sex between men that contemplates its penal code and that carries penalties of up to two years in prison, Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced on Sunday.

“I think it’s the right thing to do, and something that most Singaporeans are going to accept…Although we remain a largely conservative society, gay people are now more accepted in Singapore, especially among younger Singaporeans,” he said. Prime Minister during a televised speech.