The report, from Russia's Foreign Ministry, also calls out 'xenophobia, racism, violent nationalism, and neo-Nazism' in Europe.

January 15 2014 6:39 PM

In advance of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, next month, the U.S. State Department has issued a travel advisory for American citizens.

January 10 2014 6:46 PM

The former Department of Homeland Security secretary and current Olympic delegate discussed security and LGBT rights ahead of the Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, next month.

January 07 2014 2:54 PM

New York's comptroller sent a letter demanding major Olympic sponsors take action against Russia's LGBT oppression.

December 05 2013 3:39 PM

A so-called exposé that aired on Russian television this week reveals that government officials recorded private conversations between LGBT activists and international human rights organizations in October.

November 14 2013 2:27 PM

But Thomas Bach did propose an alternate meeting with Russian activists at the IOC's headquarters in Switzerland.

October 30 2013 5:10 PM

Russian president Vladimir Putin told national sports officials today that his administration will 'do everything' to make sure LGBT athletes and spectators are 'comfortable' at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.

5:07 PM

The out MSNBC anchor contends that 'a virulently antigay Russia' was 'made in America.'

October 11 2013 11:52 AM