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Dozens evacuated from Chechnya gay people get visas to European countries

Human rights organizations are going to solve the issue of providing foreign visas for dozens of homosexuals, previously evacuated from Chechnya.

This was reported “Interfax” the press service of the human rights organization “Russian LGBT network” on Thursday, transfers “Russian conversation”.

“At the moment we rescued 43 persons from Chechnya in various regions of Russia. In the interest of security removed people we not called these regions. We are waiting for help from European countries with visas to get all the evacuees abroad”, – stated in the message.

In what strange, will be issued a visa, are not reported. Negotiations are underway with five States. Activists also agreed on the establishment of humanitarian corridors for the LGBT community.

According to the organization, many of the evacuated gays in Chechnya, illegally placed in jail and tortured . Most of them are in serious psychological condition.

According to the representative of human rights defenders, gays in Chechnya began to arrest with the end of 2016, and seeking help began to arrive shortly before an active discussion of this issue in the media.

Official confirmation of this information “Interfax” has not.

Earlier it was reported that the LGBT organizations filed a suit against Kadyrov in the international criminal court.

It was also noted that Sands said, who will explore the persecution of gays in Chechnya.

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