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Taiwan performs first same-sex marriage in Asia

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The first same-sex marriage in Asia on Friday registered in Taiwan after parliament last week, the marriage between two people of the same sex are legalized.

The first two couples – two men and two women kissed each other and signed their marriage certificates. It is a breakthrough in the decades long struggle for equal rights.

In may of 2017 had the Constitutional Court ruled that the marriage to deny it to people of the same sex unconstitutional. The government was given until may 24, 2019, the time for the law to change, while the same-sex marriage become a reality would be if nothing happened.