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Gay climber planned to raise LGBT+ visibility – Instead, he is in lockdown

Gay climber planned to raise LGBT+ visibility – Instead, he is in lockdown

Dastan Kasmamytov planned to climb Mont Blanc next month, in a bid to become the first Central Asian to scale the world’s tallest summits. Instead, he is in lockdown with his family, who once took him to a magician to try to ‘cure’ him of being gay. The new coronavirus has put Kasmamytov’s dream of […]