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Chechnya Authorities Reportedly Detained and Tortured 100 Gay Men

13 Apr

Earlier in April, the Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta published a startling report: that police in Chechnya had detained over 100 gay men and killed three in a state-sponsored anti-gay campaign. Now, human rights groups and the U.S. State Department are calling for a full investigation.

Source: Emma Niles: Chechnya Authorities Reportedly Detained and Tortured 100 Gay Men – Truthdig

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Posted by on April 13, 2017 in Europe

 

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