Denmark to deport three Ugandan lesbians

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Activists form the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community protest against Uganda's anti-gay bill in front of the Ugandan embassy in Hellerup on the outskirts of Copenhagen, Denmark, 07 March 2014.

Denmark to deport three Ugandan lesbians


Gay rights groups in Denmark have criticised a decision to deport three Ugandans who claim they are lesbians. The women have one final chance to appeal the court’s decision, but if unsuccessful they will be deported on August 2.

As reported by Pink News online, authorities said they found inconsistencies in the women’s accounts.

But, according to LGBT Asylum, the women should be released, given the issues faced by LGBT people in Uganda.

“Homosexuals risk persecution from other civilians...


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