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Israeli Supreme Court to allow Knesset to complete LGBT surrogacy legislation

In the wake of the Pride Parade today in Jerusalem and the same-sex adoption storm, retiring Israeli Supreme Court Justice Salim Joubran reads the...

9-year-old on same-sex adoption storm: ‘It’s not a government decision how people should live’

Talia Meged may only be 9-years-old, but she understands very well what is perceived from the outside as the complexities of life within a...

Same-sex adoption storm: Katz tells Israeli LGBT leaders he will examine their position

Representatives from the Israeli LGBT Association along with representatives from Proud Parents, Pride in the Likud and MK Amir Ohana showed up to the...

LGBT Association to protest Israeli government’s same-sex adoption prohibition

The Israeli LGBT Association declared that it will hold a demonstration in front of the Tel Aviv Government Complex on Thursday in protest of...

Gay Israeli singer Harel Skaat protests same-sex adoption rejection: Don’t enlist and don’t pay...

The Israeli government claimed that the law should not be changed in order to allow same-sex couples to adopt in Israel fearing “a sense...

Ahead of Supreme Court hearing, Israel against same-sex adoptions

In a response to the petition to the Israeli Supreme Court, the State claimed that the law cannot be changed to allow same-sex couples...

Istanbul LGBT community holds protest after parade is banned

After the Istanbul governor banned his city’s gay pride parade, LGBT activists decided to hold a protest instead of marching. Hundreds of protesters gathered...

Istanbul governor banned pride parade due to security concerns

While Istanbul, Turkey, is considered a shelter for the gay community in the Middle East, local authorities continue to limit its activities. The governor...

Thousands participate in Kiev gay pride parade as protesters gather nearby

Thousands of people gathered in Kiev for the gay pride parade on Sunday. A counter-protest of about 200 people was held nearby. Watch: Thousands participate...

Israel boasts about the largest gay pride parade in Middle East

About 200,000 marchers, including an estimated number of 30,000 tourists and many members of the Israeli parliament, gathered today for the largest gay pride...