Category Archives: International News

Gays gassed at event in Russia


John Aravosis | America Blog | September 19, 2014 Renowned Russian homophobe and St. Petersburg lawmaker Vitaly Milonov, reportedly showed up with Russian Orthodox activists at a gay rights event in St. Petersburg, Russia, yesterday, doused the attendees with a green antisceptic … Continue reading

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Reported US-Syrian Accord on Air Strikes


Robert Parry | Consortium News | Reader Supported News | September 19, 2014 he Obama administration, working through the Russian government, has secured an agreement from the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad to permit U.S. airstrikes against Islamic State targets in … Continue reading

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Applicant suing Nigerian Government to Nullify Anti-Gay Law Speaks out before Judgment


Melanie Nathan | Oblogdeeoblogda | September 18, 2014. On Jan. 7 of this year, Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan signed into law the Same Sex Marriage (Prohibition) Act, referred to as the “jail the gays” bill. Nigeria already had laws against its LGBTI … Continue reading

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Nigerian LGBT Defenders Await Court Decision on Anti-Gay Law


Melanie Nathan | Oblogdeeoblogda | September 17, 2014. Courageous Nigerian human rights defenders and the Nigerian LGBT community, in Nigeria and exile, anxiously await the outcome of Justice Abdu Kafarati ‘s ruling in the claim filed against the Federal Government in … Continue reading

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Another South African Lesbian Murdered in Daveyton as Known Rapist Turns Himself In


Melanie Nathan | Oblogdeeoblogda | September 17, 2014. Distraught South African LGBTQI community is reporting another  murder of a lesbian, Thembelihle,  described by friends as a butch lesbian who lived at Sgodi Phola Section in Daveyton, a South African Township in … Continue reading

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ISIS Militant Likens Gays To Pedophiles, Says They Are ‘The Worst Of Creatures’


A militant allegedly associated with the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) spoke out against the gay community in a video message, likening gays to pedophiles and calling them “animals.” In the eight-minute clip, originally uploaded to the extremist … Continue reading

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Vic expunges historical gay sex conviction


9News | September 15, 2914 Victorians convicted for consensual homosexual acts will have their criminal records expunged. Legislation will go before the state parliament this week to enable the historical convictions to be expunged. The Liberal Hamer government decriminalised homosexual … Continue reading

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The Ugandan Anti-Homosexuality Act is an Anti-Ugandan American Import


Melanie Nathan | Oblogdeeoblogda | September 12, 2014. As sources in Uganda reveal that increasing pressure is being brought to bear on the speaker of the Ugandan Parliament, to bring the second Anti-Homosexuality Bill (AHA) to Parliament for passage, as a matter … Continue reading

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Obama asks for $500 million to train, equip Syrian rebels


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Turkey Refuses Coalition Use of Airbases in ISIS Offensive


Fulya Ozerkan | Agence France-Presse | Reader Supported News | September 12, 2014 urkey will not allow a US-led coalition to attack jihadists in neighboring Iraq and Syria from its air bases, nor will it take part in combat operations against … Continue reading

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