UK grants asylum to gay Malaysian man ‘fleeing persecution’


  • Nation
  • Tuesday, 24 Dec 2019

PETALING JAYA: A Malaysian man accused of pretending to be gay to avoid deportation from the United Kingdom, has been granted asylum after the Home Office accepted that people could be gay and single, according to The Guardian.

The UK news outlet said the result was being celebrated as a victory against outdated stereotypes about gay people.

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