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Georgia: LGBT+ call off pride march after attack

Georgia: LGBT+ call off pride march after attack

(Reuters) – LGBT+ campaigners in Georgia called off a pride march on Monday, after violent groups opposed to the event stormed and ransacked their office in the capital, Tbilisi, and targeted activists and journalists. Activists launched five days of LGBT+ Pride celebrations last Thursday, and had planned a ‘March for Dignity’ on Monday in central […]

Georgia: First Pride march will go ahead, organisers vow after threats

Georgia: First Pride march will go ahead, organisers vow after threats

Organisers of Georgia’s first LGBT+ Pride event vowed on Monday to press ahead with a rally in the capital, despite a government warning that such a gathering would be “impossible” following threats from far-right groups. A six-day Pride celebration, including a play and a conference, is due to be held in the socially conservative former […]