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Chechnya

His security operatives have been involved in interrogating detained LGBTQ+ people, according to human rights groups.

February 28 2022 10:37 AM

The two fled the Russian region after its anti-LGBTQ crackdown but were arrested and sent back to face what local activists have called fabricated terrorism charges.

December 23 2021 3:24 PM

The 2020 HBO documentary documented the horrific state-sponsored gay purge taking place in the Chechen Republic.

June 24 2021 5:30 PM

Two gay brothers have been detained for a month on charges their family says are fabricated, and more than 20 of their relatives were interrogated by police this week.

March 24 2021 3:56 PM

Salman Tepsurkayev's forced apology to Ramzan Kadyrov and self-harm has sparked renewed calls for change.

September 08 2020 4:20 PM

Risking his life, a director and his camera went underground in Chechnya to document the horrific realities facing LGBTQ+ people.

June 29 2020 6:00 AM

Kadyrov is the mastermind behind gruesome anti-LGBTQ+ purges haunting the lives of queer people in Chechnya. 

May 22 2020 2:29 PM
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