GEORGIA: Gay march attacked

from The Conway Bulletin, Issue No. 135

May 20, 2013

Orthodox demonstrators attacked a small gay rights march in Tbilisi, injuring several activists (May 17). The attack showed Georgian societyís conservative leanings which can collide with the countryís drive towards the more liberal West. Human rights groups accused police of failing to protect gay rights activists.

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