Skip to main content
Focus

LGBT survivors of torture in Chechnya speak out

For several weeks, journalists and NGOs have been drawing attention to a campaign of terror against the LGBT community in Chechnya, a Muslim-majority region of Russia in the Caucasus. Detentions, torture and even murders have been reported - but the authorities deny the claims. Our correspondent Elena Volochine managed to talk to some of the victims, who gave chilling accounts of persecution.

ADVERTISING

A programme prepared by Patrick Lovett and Laura Burloux.

This page is not available

The page no longer exists or did not exist at all. Please check the address or use the links below to access the requested content.