Human rights groups and a major Russian newspaper say that in recent months gay Chechens have been rounded up because of their sexual orientation, beaten, blackmailed, and even killed. They had been regular guests at his home in the Chechen capital, Grozny, and they had spoken openly about various topics. Then came the blackmail -- one day they demanded 2. He decided not to. He sold his car and fled Chechnya -- first for Krasnodar and then for Moscow, telling everyone he had emigrated to Europe. In January, however, he returned to Grozny for family reasons.
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Was This Man Whipped to Death for Molesting a 2-Year-Old Child? | recit-voyagevietnam.info
The history of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people LGBT in Russia and its historical antecedents the Soviet Union and the Russian Empire has largely been influenced by the political leanings of its rulers. Medieval Catholic-Protestant Europe had the largest influence on Russian attitude towards homosexuality. Russian LGBT history was influenced by the ambivalent attitude of the Russian Orthodox religiosity regarding sexuality. Homosexuality has been documented in Russia for centuries. The earliest documented bans on homosexuality date to the early-mid 17th century. In , the Russian Revolution saw the overthrow of the Tsarist government and the subsequent foundation of the Russian SFSR , the world's first socialist state , followed by the founding of the Soviet Union after the end of the civil war in The Bolsheviks rewrote the constitution and "produced two Criminal Codes — in and — and an article prohibiting gay sex was left off both.
Russian neo-Nazis luring gay youths on 'dates' so they can torture them videos claim
A graphic video showing a man being whipped while tied to a post is frequently shared online with the claim that it captures vigilantes performing an ISIS-style execution on a pedophile who was caught molesting a 2-year-old child. This rumor appears to have originated with a September article published on the Romanian web site Stiri Mondene but received wider attention nearly a year later when notorious purveyors of misinformation Neon Nettle and Your News Wire published a pair of articles about it in October Today , before the claim was rehashed yet again by the danfekhabar. A pedophile was captured by vigilante militants and whipped to death with cable ties after he was caught raping a 2-year-old child. The man, identified as Aleksey Frumkin, was a suspected child trafficker and pedophile who ran a trafficking ring in and around Russia.