Veteran Singapore diplomat Tommy Koh calls for gay community to challenge sex ban

A veteran Singapore diplomat has called for Singapore’s gay community to challenge a law that bans gay sex in the conservative city state, following India’s scrapping of the same British colonial-era legislation.
Tommy Koh, a prominent diplomat and lawyer, made the comments in response to a Facebook post by a senior Singapore-based academic on India’s landmark ruling on Thursday.
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