Two high-ranking Dutch politicians were photographed holding hands earlier this week as they arrived at The Hague for negotiations on the formation of a new cabinet.
The headless, mutilated body of a gay Syrian man has been identified by gay housemates in Istanbul who say he had been gang-raped previously.
Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel is said to have been a radicalised Muslim who expressed support for Islamic State but also had pictures on his mobile phone of male sexual partners.
The rapist continued to bath after the rape - he was later arrested at the swimming pool.
Last Saturday, four lesbian women were attacked in the centre of Belgrade. No suspects have been arrested yet.
“These degenerates do not deserve to live,” one person wrote on the page hosting the album, posted following Saturday’s pride march in Ukraine.
Despite efforts by police today, Ukrainian authorities should have done more in advance to prevent violent attacks against gay Pride marchers several of whom were injured today, Amnesty International said.
A gay pride parade in Ukraine’s capital Kyiv has ended in violence after around 150 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender marchers came under attack.
Gay groups have called for tougher anti-homophobia laws in the wake of an incident which saw a gay teenage girl left unconscious after she was pelted with stones after leaving school in Spain's Murcia region on Monday.
Last week, Greek lawmakers voted to include gender identity among the grounds coved by its hate speech law.