MEPs condemn maltreatment of sexual minorities in Africa

MEPs condemn maltreatment of sexual minorities in Africa


The European Parliament strongly condemned on 5 July reoccurring attacks in Africa on lesbians and unequivocally supported the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people.

The Parliament condemned the stigmatisation, harassment and violence, including murder, and so-called corrective rape, suffered by women and LGBTI people in a number of African countries and urged the authorities to protect potential victims and bring the perpetrators to justice.

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