May 082013
 
Whip gays in public says mayor

The Mayor of a province in Indonesia requests that homosexuals are flogged in public, to "eradicate this social disease".
Indonesia-the authorities of Aceh province want to integrate more violent repression measures against the LGBT community, seek to regulate spanking gays and lesbians.

Approved this control, the homosexual men and women who are "caught", will receive 100 lashes in public.

Illiza Sa'aduddin Djamal, Mayor of Banda Aceh, called to toughen measures against homosexuals.

The Mayor has called homosexuality a "social disease that must be eradicated", also ensures that the police is unable to appropriately punish homosexuals because of the current legislation.

"There are no that can be used to accuse them (against homosexuals)", said Illiza.

Alcaldesa Illiza Sa’aduddin Djamal

Mayor Illiza Sa'aduddin Djamal

It was after that the Mayor noted the results of a survey on HIV infection in his country, which he thought homosexuality was a problem.

For his part, Hartoyo, organization pro-LGBT "Nuestra Voz", said: "We are in 2013, not in the middle ages", and tacho of retrograde Illiza proposal.

While in other countries it debate so that the LGBT community have rights such as marriage or the succession of property, is sad to see elsewhere things are going in reverse.

In 2002, the Government of Indonesia allowed Aceh province to adhere to Islamic law (Sharia law), which prohibits sex gay, sodomy, lesbian acts, sexual harassment, pornography, among others.

In Indonesia, want that gays and lesbians are flogged in public | SDP news

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