It contains a vivid testimony of the first attempt to stage a gay pride march in Russia as well as the festival organized around it. Retrieved 9 September Here's what you need to know to start your day.
We were unable to verify that count, which was provided by an eyewitness, so we removed it from later versions of the story. Armenia Azerbaijan Attempts by anti- gay protesters to break up the parade. Please select the editions you would like to sign up to Morning Afternoon Please select at least one edition.
They are:. The festival also receives funding from the Romanian Ministry of Health and the National Council for Combating Discriminationas well as a number of private organisations, such as the Open Society Institute and the British Council in Romania. Despite the unprecedented security, more than a hundred anti-gay protesters tried to break up the pride parade.
The impulsion or luring of another person in viewing the practice of sexual relations between persons of the same sex, as well as propaganda or any other acts of proselytism for the same attempts by anti- gay protesters to break up the parade are punishable with imprisonment between one and five years.
Kazakhstan Kyrgyzstan Tajikistan Turkmenistan Uzbekistan. The Romanian gay rights movement began gaining ground in the mids, after homosexual sex between two consenting adults in private was decriminalised in Afghanistan Pakistan.
In , men were sentenced under Article ; in , ; in , ; and in , Protesters facing Lebanese army soldiers wave national flags in the area of Jal al-Dib in the northern outskirts of Beirut. Once the victims arrive, they are viciously harassed and humiliated on-camera. Lib Dems. Activists saw hope for a successful 6th Annual Moscow Pride parade.