Russia: Impunity for anti-LGBT violence

(Moscow) – Russian authorities have failed in their obligation to prevent and prosecute homophobic violence. Growing numbers of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people have been attacked and harassed across Russia in the lead-up and …

Russia: Anti-LGBT Law a Tool for Discrimination

A man tries to stop LGBT rights activists from holding a flag during a protest in Moscow, Russia on May 31, 2014. © 2014 Reuters. Related Materials: Russia: Sochi Games Highlight Homophobic Violence. February 3, 2014. Press release. This law openly …