Melburnians are being encouraged to stand with gay and bisexual men in Chechnya.
The German Chancellor has asked Vladimir Putin to help protect gay rights in Chechnya, amid allegations homosexual people there have been persecuted...
Men believed to be gay are being “abducted, tortured or even killed in Chechnya as part of a coordinated campaign”.
The protest follows the news that men suspected of being gay have been abducted, tortured and killed in the southern Russian republic.
Perpetrators must be brought to justice.