A video recently posted online by a group of homophobes based in Belgorod, Russia, shows an attack on a young exchange student who is beaten, undressed and forced to imitate sex scenes.
Russia’s president Vladimir Putin met yesterday with the Chechen leader, Ramzan Kadyrov.
Jelena Milasjina (39) revealed the authorities hunts on gays in Chechnya. Now she is forced to live in hiding, but she doubts that it helps.
On 1 April, Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta published an article reporting the arbitrary detention, torture and extra-judicial killing of (perceived) gay and bisexual men on a mass scale in Chechnya.
A source claims Zelimkhan Bakaev was tortured to death by authorities.
Mexico is the second most dangerous country in the world for transsexuals.
The Police Command in Jigawa said it has arrested 15 students over the death of their colleague in Yankwashi Local Government Area of the state.
A 23-year-old man has been tortured to death in Russia in an apparent homophobic attack, investigators said Sunday, amid growing fears by rights groups that anti-gay sentiments are on the rise in the country.
ISIS supporters say the group has publicly beheaded three men on charges of homosexuality and blasphemy.
Before a crowd of men on a street in the Syrian city of Palmyra, the masked Isis group judge read out the sentence against the two men convicted of homosexuality: They would be thrown to their deaths from the roof of the nearby Wael Hotel.