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Lebanese homosexuals, human rights activists and members of... News PhotoActivist,Beirut,Charity and Relief Work,Homosexual,Horizontal,Law,Lebanon - Country,Participant,People,Social IssuesPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPLebanese homosexuals, human rights activists and members of NGO“Helem” (the Arabic acronym of Lebanese Protection for Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals and Transgenders) take part in an anti-homophobia rally in Beirut on April 30, 2013. Lebanon has a reputation as the most liberal country in the conservative Middle East, but even a night on the town for gays can end in arrest and humiliating sexuality 'tests'. The Article 534 of the Lebanese penal code punishes 'unnatural sexual intercourse' by up to one year in prison. AFP PHOTO/JOSEPH EID (Photo credit should read JOSEPH EID/AFP/Getty Images)