Apr 242013
 
Ukraine Kiev Pride violence

Representatives of sex minorities are going to hold a large-scale parade in Kiev. Notice how DELFI.ua writes, came to the city administration. The rally is scheduled for 25 May. The procession will pass along Khreschatyk (on the streets of Bogdan Khmelnitsky Prorizna Street).

This action, as it was reported, was intended to raise the issue of inequality and discrimination of sexual minorities into Ukrainian society. How many people are planning to participate in the Gay Parade, was not reported. Unknown to him the names of the organizers.

A number of NGOs had already objected to the event. In particular, the Association "Kyiv" Sober Announces on May 25 meeting "in defense of traditional values" with a declared amount of participants in 25 000 people. The action, according to the notice, will be held in the capital from 9 am to 11:0 pm.

As we have informed, in may 2012 in Kiev also planned to organize a gay pride parade, but it was subsequently decided to cancel the event, "for the safety of its participants."

Lenta.ru: former USSR: Ukraine: in Kyiv announced gay pride parade

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