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Russia Denies Existence of Discrimination against LGBT, but Promises to Investigate Attacks on Gay Nightclubs

posted 15 Nov 2012, 22:32 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 15 Nov 2012, 22:34 ]
13 November 2012

Coming Out

November 12th, Geneva – the UN Committee Against Torture heard the replies of the Russian Federation to questions raised by Committee experts on observance of human rights and implementation of the provisions of the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment in the country. [Read more]