Hundreds of duos tie the knot after parliament became the first in Asia to legalise same-sex marriage
After decades of campaigning and waiting, Taiwan has welcomed millions of same-sex couples as they activity their brand-new legal rights to tie the knot.
Dozens of reporters and photographers replenished a registry power in Taipei on Friday waiting to capture the moment when the self-ruled island became the first country in Asia to legalise homosexual marriage.
Marc Yuan and Shane Lin were the first to sign their wedding certificate under the gaze of the legendary Taiwanese LGBTQ rights activist, Chi Chia-wei.
The couple, who had waited 12 years for the law to change, “says hes” felt fortunate to be able to celebrate their union.
” It has been a striking achievement for Taiwan’s same-sex marriage progress, and I feel luck to have the praises from your best friend and family ,” said Lin.