Trump signed a presidential memorandum, dated 25 Augustdirecting the Secretary of Defense and Secretary of Homeland Security to submit an implementation plan by 21 Februaryto reinstate the ban and halt the use of military funds for "sex reassignment surgical procedures for military personnel". As ofCanada allowed transgender people to serve openly in its military forces. A survey found that about 9, troops identified as transgender, but as of last month, only about 1, had begun the formal transitioning process. Carla M. Ender, David E. In France, the military is sometimes initially more accepting of transgender service members than civilian authorities are, at least in some localities and jurisdictions, but they are also influenced by rulings of civilian courts which have strict requirements about changing identity documents.
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Submit it here. Articles with Portuguese-language external links Webarchive template wayback links All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from May Articles with permanently dead external links CS1 French-language sources fr Webarchive template archiveis links Use dmy dates from December Articles with limited geographic scope from November Interlanguage link template link number. LGBT portal. The patient, an infantry soldier who is a trans woman, had already begun a course of treatment for gender reassignment.
It is argued that transgender individuals would have a negative impact on unit cohesion.