Radio Free Europe 2013.10.28 18:03
President Vladimir Putin says that gay and lesbian athletes and guests at
next year's Winter Olympic Games in Sochi will feel at ease despite
Russia's new ban on homosexual "propaganda."
That and other legislative hurdles have been compounded by reports of
increasing - and increasingly brutal - attacks on members or perceived
members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community
PUTIN, SOCHI, VLADIMIR, ATHLETE, PREPARATION, BACH, Putin, Bach, Kozak, Russia