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Iran: Dozens Released from Detention after Arrested for Homosexuality and Satanism

Iran: Dozens Released from Detention after Arrested for Homosexuality and Satanism

October 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

6Rang, 16 October 2013: Dozens of people recently arrested in Kermanshah, Iran have all been reportedly released on bail. IRGC Intelligence agents had raided the home last week during a birthday party and charged the dozens arrested with “Homosexuality and Satanism. On October 10, 2013, the IRGC website in Kermanshah said: “A gang of a […]

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Arrests at Russian Protest Reminds World that Russia’s Prohibition on Homosexual “Propaganda” Remains

Arrests at Russian Protest Reminds World that Russia’s Prohibition on Homosexual “Propaganda” Remains

October 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

MOSCOW, Russia – Reports demonstrate that Russian authorities waited until fights broke out before making arrests at a gay rights rally. Nevertheless, attacks on the Russian LGBT community remain high. Fights broke out at the recent St. Petersburg gay rights rally when an opponent attempted to steal an activist’s rainbow flag. (Photo courtesy of Al Jazeera) […]

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