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Red Cross affirms no gay blood policy

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The Thai Red Cross Society says it does not discriminate against gay people, but the policy not to accept them as blood donors is internationally applied. 

National Blood Centre director Soisaang Pikulsod, discussed the topic at the 21st Academic Annual Meeting of the National Blood Centre held on Wednesday.

Dr Soisaang's comment came after a video clip of three young people criticising the Red Cross Society for refusing to accept blood donations from the third gender was posted on Youtube.

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