World

Read the latest updates about LGBT issues around the world. The Advocate is an international source for developments pertaining to gay world news, politics, Prides, politicians, and rights that affect the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people. Learn about antigay laws, human rights violations, landmark victories, and failures of governments to protect the rights of its citizens. From Asia, to North America, to South America, to Europe, to Africa, The Advocate provides transcontinental coverage of the issues that matter to our readers.

Protesters draped in rainbow flags shouted "close the camps" and laid pink flowers at the front gate of London's Russian Embassy, according to the UK's Evening Standard.

April 12 2017 7:36 PM

The LGBT rights group wants Tillerson to press Vladimir Putin and others regarding the attacks on gay men in the Russian republic of Chechnya.

April 12 2017 4:53 PM

The mass protest will be held near the Russian embassy in London on Wednesday, April 12, according to Gay Star News.

April 11 2017 4:17 PM

LGBT activists continue to speak out about citizens being detained in Russia's Chechnya region with some reports of prisoners being raped, tortured and killed.

April 10 2017 3:30 PM

New details have emerged about a horrific "purge" in the Russian region, the likes of which haven't been seen since the Holocaust.

April 10 2017 2:59 PM

Neighbors burst in on the naked men and now they could face a public lashing like this one.

April 09 2017 12:27 PM
1