Russian Gay Man’s Death Fuels Fears Of Rising Homophobia

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.

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The victim’s battered and naked body was found in the courtyard of an apartment building in the southern city of Volgograd on Friday morning, said a spokeswoman for regional investigators.

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The young man had suffered numerous injuries, including to the genitalia, and had been sodomised with several beer bottles.

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