Sailors in the Royal Navy have been given permission to take part in a gay march in "full naval rig", but members of the Royal Air Force and the Army can wear only civvies to the event.
Royal Navy sailors demonstrate LGBT pride
It is intended to reinforce the long-standing and close military relationship between Britain and Oman, strengthening our ability to provide security and safeguard UK prosperity in a vital part of the world. But by the late s social attitudes were changing as the government legalised homosexuality. This means that similar cases could be brought against other signatories to the convention, but until then the countries are under no obligation to change their rules. More than 4, British sailors, soldiers and air crews will be tested in the punishing sands of the desert of Oman alongside colleagues from the host nation. Preventing conflict The stability of our nation depends on the freedom of the seas.
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