A new interview with the leader of the Russian region underscores how dire the situation is for gays there.

July 14 2017 4:37 PM

The complex is now deserted but shows evidence of recent use.

June 21 2017 8:46 PM

Actor Sir Ian McKellen joins Amnesty International in protesting the violence against gay people in Chechnya. The protest took place in front of the Russian embassy in London.

June 02 2017 8:12 PM

The newly elected French president told Putin that LGBT citizens in the Russian province must be protected, according to CNN.

May 29 2017 4:48 PM

"The sounds of torture are just there all day," a survivor of detention camps tells Human Rights Watch. 

May 26 2017 5:54 PM

Activists and concerned citizens rally around the globe to protect Chechnya's gay and bisexual men.

May 24 2017 3:56 PM

Leila was attacked in Moscow by a fellow Chechen who said, “When will you stop disgracing your people?”

May 24 2017 2:11 PM