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Although discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation is illegal, the reality is different.
Rights organisations maintain that systematic lack of action in investigating such crimes serves to empower perpetrators.
“We are incredibly happy; we love our life, our country and this city."
Russians bring back Soviet-era symbols to mark a militaristic holiday that fails to credit other nations for their role in defeating Nazi Germany.
Activists fight traditions that exclude female worshippers from communal prayers.
The war confounds young people’s efforts to revitalise Ukraine’s embattled east and counter Russian propaganda.