Supporters of the LGBT community take part in a pride parade in Hanoi, Vietnam. File photo: Getty Images
Supporters of the LGBT community take part in a pride parade in Hanoi, Vietnam. File photo: Getty Images
Vietnam

‘Homosexuality is not a disease’: Vietnam tells doctors to end discrimination of LGBT community

  • The health ministry urged medical workers to be ‘respectful’ of sexual orientation after receiving reports of doctors claiming they could treat gender minorities
  • A Human Rights Watch report said some children are taught by both teachers and parents that being gay is a mental illness

Supporters of the LGBT community take part in a pride parade in Hanoi, Vietnam. File photo: Getty Images
Supporters of the LGBT community take part in a pride parade in Hanoi, Vietnam. File photo: Getty Images
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