Photos That Will Make You Proud

The very first Baltic Pride was held behind a large fence to keep the pro-LGBT contingent safe from nearby neo-Nazis and other fundamentalists.

The event in Lithuania broke free from its gates this year and instead the march went down a main street. It made headlines again, though, as a tremendous police presence turned out to handle antigay protesters, who were detained for violence, including storming the main stage and pelting pro-gay politicians with eggs. One police officer was injured during all of it, according to the Associated Press.

But looking through some photos from the Pride event, you take away a different feeling. Check out some of our favorites on the following pages.

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This might be our very favorite. An LGBT supporter poses alongside an antigay protester.

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"Proud To Be Lithuanian And Gay"

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Marching together

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Puppy pride!

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Now that's a sight.

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Notice an American flag making an appearance.

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