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Luxembourg: Gay premier praises Mexico LGBT+ progress

Luxembourg: Gay premier praises Mexico LGBT+ progress

Luxembourg Prime Minister, Xavier Bettel, addressed the Mexican Senate on Tuesday, calling on lawmakers to advance LGBT rights in the country of some 120 million people. On the third day of his first official visit to Mexico, Bettel, one of the only openly-gay heads of state in the world, also spoke about the importance of […]

Luxembourg Celebrates First Same-Sex Marriage

Luxembourg Celebrates First Same-Sex Marriage

New Year’s Day saw the special celebration of Luxembourg’s first same-sex marriage ceremony, as Jean Paul Olinger and Henri Lorenzo Huber tied the knot in the small country, with thanks to a new marriage law that came into force on January 1. Olinger and Huber, both in their 60s, got married in the Town Hall of Differdange […]