Thousands march in Ukraine capital's Gay Pride
More than 8,000 people turned out on Sunday for Kiev's annual Gay Pride parade amid tight security as far-right activists sought to disrupt the celebration, organisers said. Waving rainbow and Ukrainian flags, dressed in bright colours, marched they marched through the centre of the capital as thousands of police and National Guards stood by to…
Gay activist attacked in Ukraine ahead of pride march
Unidentified assailants have attacked a gay activist in central Ukraine ahead of a gay pride parade he was helping prepare, LGBT rights activists said on Sunday. Borys Zolotchenko was severely beaten by a group of around 10 men in the centre of the industrial city Kryvyi Rig late Saturday, Gay Alliance Ukraine said. The head…
'New plot' against Jerusalem Gay Pride year after attack
Israeli police said they had detected a new plot against Jerusalem's Gay Pride march held on Thursday, a year after an ultra-Orthodox Jew killed a teenager and stabbed five other people.