Archived copy as title Use dmy dates from February All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from April Commons category link is locally defined. His attorney had told the court that the plaintiff "had got nothing to do with that incident," while the company lawyers had claimed that his dismissal was part of "rightful termination" due to the sexual relationship at work. They can show them at my village, to my parents, my relatives. Archived from the original PDF on 15 November But while there are no specific laws against homosexuality in Turkey, openly gay men are not welcome in the army.
Is Turkey tolerant of gays?
At the same time, Turkey — in violation of its obligations under the European Convention on Human Rights — withholds any recognition of conscientious objection to military service. Racism against gay Turks within the gay mainstream has diminished over the past twenty years. The German gay community provides a good model of integration for its straight counterparts, since most gay Turks feel more comfortable in the gay community than most Turks feel in greater German society.
There are Web sites, parties and classified ads, for instance.