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Chechnya

Russian teen thrown from rooftop because 'the boy was gay'

Mass murder of homosexuals is an effort for the country to exterminate gay people entirely, survivor claims.

In a recent article for Russian magazine Snob, several gay survivors of torment and persecution from that country describe their ordeals. One tragic story parlays how a teenager was thrown by his uncle from a ninth-floor balcony to his death.

Claims of gay concentration camp come from Russian press

Russian paper is claiming that Chechen officials are putting gay men in a concentration camp.

Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta originally broke the story last week that Chechan law enforcement have rounded up about 100 men they believed to be homosexuals detaining them, alleging some of the men arrested were also being killed.