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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...

Trump administration cancels Pride Month traditions

The LGBT community in the US is furious as US President Donald Trump canceled the White House’s Pride Month traditions.

Tel Aviv’s 2017 LGBT pride parade to promote bisexuality visibility

According to the Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipality, the city will be the first in the world to host a major pride parade promoting bisexuality visibility....

Report: First senior-level IDF General Staff officer to publicly come out of the closet

In an interview with the Journal of the Israel Bar Association, IDF Chief Military Advocate General Sharon Afek became the first senior-level General Staff...

Gay concentration camps in Chechnya: Hundreds protest outside of Russian Embassy in Tel Aviv

About 600 people demonstrated across from the Russian Embassy building in Tel Aviv protesting the Kremlin’s inaction towards the imprisonment of dozens from the...

The main Gay Pride Parade moves to Jerusalem

Channel 2 News has learned that the main event has been transferred to Jerusalem while the Tel Aviv Gay Pride Parade will be held...

Israel State Attorney against investigating Jerusalem’s Chief Rabbi who said homosexuals should be killed

4 months after calling the LGBT community "a cult of abomination", the Israel State Attorney decided that the statements made by Jerusalem’s Chief Rabbi...

5 same-sex couples spark controversy by kissing outside Knesset on LGBT day

When the Knesset marked LGBT Day yesterday, five same-sex couples kissed right outside the building and were escorted off the premises. In response, a...

Jewish burial society in Kiryat Motzkin doesn’t want to bury gay couples

An investigation revealed that members of Chevra Kadisha across Israel aren’t prepared to bury homosexuals: "If it is possible for them to be buried...