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Execution methods and motivations in these 12 countries include beheadings and so-called honor killings, the latter committed against LGBT people by none other than their own family members.

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Call them the Dirty Dozen: They are the 11 countries and one militant extremist political jurisdiction where the death penalty applies to the "crime" of loving someone of the same sex.

Extremist religiosity of primarily the fundamentialist varieties of both Islam and Christianity drive enough legislators, religious leaders, and laypeople in these societies to keep their "kill the gays" laws and cultural practices alive.

"Russia imposed its law against 'promotion' of homosexuality," says Stewart.

"Similar proposals are under consideration in neighboring countries.

However, the self-proclaimed Islamic State in Iraq and Syria has likely executed more people for being gay or for being accused of being gay than any recognized state has done in recent years.

International LGBT rights advocate and blogger Colin Stewart has been monitoring the plight of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people around the world for several years.

It is believed Taliban militants have committed murders of gay men and boys, as well as men and boys perceived to be gay.

A 90 percent Muslim country, Pakistan's legal structure is a sometimes flimsy balance between Sharia Law and secular statutes where jurisprudence and jurisdictions are transitory and tribal.

Although it also has a law calling for the killing of people found to have had sexual relations with someone of the same sex, war-torn Yemen is not known to have carried out an officially sanctioned execution of a gay or trans person for being gay or trans.

It's not known how many so-called honor killings have been committed against LGBT Yemenis by relatives.

But as in many Muslim countries, honor killings of LGBT people also happen in Iraq. Most of the would-be state's (the so-called Islamic State has never been recognized as such by anyone but itself) death sentences have been carried out by beheading or by throwing victims off of tall buildings.

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