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Press Release
May 18, 2011

Amnesty International is calling on the Moscow authorities to overturn their ban on the city’s gay pride event, which had been set to take place on May 28.

Press Release
May 13, 2011

Amnesty International Expresses Relief After Uganda Parliament Fails to Debate and Vote on Anti-Homosexuality Legislation

News
May 13, 2011
Ugandan MPs had been set to debate the bill today, which could allow the death penalty for homosexual acts in some cases.
News
May 12, 2011

(New York) -- Amnesty International today repeated its call to the Ugandan Parliament to reject a draconian anti-homosexuality bill, which would violate international law and threaten the lives of...

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