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Garda Confirm Largest Ever Protest at Russian Embassy

Garda Confirm Largest Ever Protest at Russian Embassy

 The National LGBT Federation (NXF), Ireland’s leading and oldest LGBT rights group, staged the largest-ever protest yesterday (Thursday 20th April) outside the Russian Embassy in Dublin, to protest the reported detention, torture and murder of gay men in Chechnya. Garda confirmed that over 200 people had attended the demonstration.  Protest organiser Dearbhla Mealy said: “The […]

National LGBT Federation expects largest ever protest at Russian Embassy today

National LGBT Federation expects largest ever protest at Russian Embassy today

The National LGBT Federation (NXF) calls on the LGBT+ community and allies to join them at the Russian Embassy in Dublin today from 17:00 to 19:00 to protest the Russian Government’s inaction on the atrocities against gay men in Chechnya. With approximately 1,000 people registered on Facebook to attend the event, the NXF say

LGBT Dubliners Protest At Russian Embassy

LGBT Dubliners Protest At Russian Embassy

Members of the Irish LGBT community rallied together again outside the Russian Embassy in Dublin yesterday, as part of an international attempt to raise and maintain awareness of Russia’s anti-gay laws. Organised by the recently-formed group, Action for Russia, and as part of a global day of protest against Russia’s ‘anti-gay propaganda’ laws, a large crowd assembled […]

High Turnout for ‘Action for Russia’ Protest

High Turnout for ‘Action for Russia’ Protest

Over a hundred people from Ireland’s LGBT community protested outside the Russian Embassy in Dublin yesterday evening, in protest of the country’s treatment of LGBT people and against the now infamous ‘homosexual propaganda’ laws. The event was a first for the newly-formed Action for Russia group, which was founded as a result of a community meeting […]