WATCH: LGBT Ugandans In Hiding, Suicidal Following 'Jail the Gays' Law
April 08 2014 4:16 PM ET

WATCH: LGBT Ugandans In Hiding, Suicidal After 'Jail the Gays' Law

Sunnivie Brydum

Since President Yoweri Museveni signed the Anti-Homosexuality Act into law in February, LGBT Ugandans are living in fear — going into hiding and even contemplating suicide, say activists on the ground.

Russian Province Declares Ban on LGBT Parades Illegal
April 05 2014 8:00 AM ET

Russian Province Declares Ban on LGBT Rallies Illegal

Sunnivie Brydum

A district court in Kostroma, Russia, has overturned rulings from lower courts that found in favor of city officials who banned two LGBT parades and events.

April 04 2014 2:18 PM ET

Ugandan Police Raid U.S.-Funded LGBT-Focused AIDS Project

The raid may be a sign of more enforcement of the country’s anti-gay laws.

WATCH: Ugandan President Leads 5-Hour Parade Celebrating 'Jail the Gays' Law
April 01 2014 2:17 PM ET

Ugandan Pres. Leads Parade Celebrating Antigay Law

Sunnivie Brydum

'I am now mobilized to fight this war' against homosexuality, said Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni.

Gay South African Brutally Murdered
March 31 2014 2:05 PM ET

Gay South African Brutally Murdered

Sunnivie Brydum

The suspect allegedly invited a group of teenagers to watch as he brutally assaulted and murdered a 21-year-old gay man

WATCH: Asylum-Seeker Flees Antigay Persecution in Nigeria
March 28 2014 8:32 PM ET

WATCH: Asylum-Seeker Flees Antigay Persecution in Nigeria

Trudy Ring

Apata Aderonke Adejumoke, who has been in the U.K. for 10 years, faces prison or death if deported to Nigeria.

Kyrgyzstan Considers 'Gay Propaganda' Ban
March 28 2014 4:40 PM ET

Kyrgyzstan Considers 'Gay Propaganda' Ban

Trudy Ring

The former Soviet republic may follow the lead of Mother Russia.

WATCH: Obama Affirms LGBT Rights, Denounces Russia in Brussels Speech
March 27 2014 2:55 PM ET

WATCH: Obama Affirms LGBT Rights, Denounces Russia

Trudy Ring

'We believe in human dignity — that every person is created equal, no matter who you are, or what you look like, or who you love, or where you come from,' the president tells European youth.

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