The incident comes as part of a wider crackdown on the country’s LGBT community in recent years.
The interview is being hailed as a breakthrough for LGBT visibility in the Middle East.
The eight men have had their sentences reduced by two years following an appeal.
The men were arrested after appearing in a video apparently showing them celebrating a gay wedding on a boat.
‘Police may be posing as LGBT on social media to entrap you’ says the warning.
The men were arrested last week after appearing in a YouTube video apparently showing them celebrating a gay wedding.
The men are to be arrested on charges of inciting debauchery and undermining public morals.