Chechen Concentration Camp For Gay Men

“They always hit us below the waist — on the thighs, the buttocks, the loins. They said we were dogs who had no right to life.”

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Russia’s only independent newspaper, Novaya Gazeta, has released a publication claiming gay men are being forcefully detained in concentration camps in the Russian republic of Chechnya. Interviews with eyewitnesses and survivors state that Chechen police are using electric shock torture and violent interrogations to force the homosexuals to promise to leave the republic. Continue reading “Chechen Concentration Camp For Gay Men”