Chechnya

Monday, July 10, 2017

Monday, July 10, 2017

After reports of gay torture, Chechnya has been accused of summary executions

After reports of gay torture, now Chechnya has been accused of summary executions

Chechnya accused of summary executions after gay torture claims

Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta accused the Chechen authorities of killing 27 people in response to the murder of a police officer

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Pride is as vital as it's ever been, says Pliny Soocoormanee

Do we still need Pride? Just look at Chechnya if you want an answer

Do we still need Pride? Just look at Chechnya if you want an answer

We've come so far over the last 50 years, but recent events show Pride is as necessary as ever

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Thursday, May 18, 2017

European Parliament calls on Moscow to investigate torture of LGBT people in Chechnya

US denied visas to 40 gay Chechen refugees - report

US denied visas to 40 gay Chechen refugees - report

New report suggests LGBT individuals wishing to flee Russia rejected by US authorities

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thursday, May 11, 2017

LGBT activists 'arrested in Moscow as they demanded justice for gay people in Chechnya'

LGBT activists 'arrested in Moscow as they appealed for justice over Chechnya'

Reports suggest activists were detained as they tried to present appeal for investigation

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Victims of torture in Chechnya speak out about their experiences

'Gay torture victims' in Chechnya say many people are being killed in secret prisons

'Gay torture victims' in Chechnya say many people are being killed

Victims allege that several methods of torture are used, including electrocution

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Reports of homophobic murder have emerged from Chechnya

Chechnya gay murder reports 'a false provocation', says Russia's human rights monitor

Chechnya gay murder reports 'likely false', says Russia human rights chief

Human rights ombudsman Tatyana Moskalkova doubts credibility of reports about disappearance and murder of gay men in Chechnya

Monday, April 3, 2017

Monday, April 3, 2017

'Three killed after Russian police arrest men suspected of homosexuality'

'Three killed after Chechen police arrest 100 men suspected of homosexuality'

'Three killed after Chechen police arrest 100 men suspected of homosexuality'

A respectable Russian newspaper has reported that police in the southern Russian republic of Chechnya arrested men suspected of homosexuality