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Africa: LGBT+ refugees seek UN shelter after Kenya attacks

Africa: LGBT+ refugees seek UN shelter after Kenya attacks

Dozens of African LGBT+ refugees in northwestern Kenya’s sprawling Kakuma refugee camp pleaded on Thursday with the United Nations to relocate them to a safer place, saying they had suffered violent attacks. More than 40 LGBT+ refugees from countries including Uganda, Burundi, and the Democratic Republic of Congo said they were targeted in two homophobic […]