Wednesday, December 06, 2006

news: ten iraqi gays abducted ...

"Iraq police abduct gays at gunpoint

BY Tris Reid-Smith

Ten gay men have been abducted in Iraq and it is feared all of them may have been murdered.

Five young activists from Iraqi LGBT, Amjad 27, Rafid 29, Hassan 24, Ayman 19 and Ali 21 were seized at gunpoint by Iraqi police while holding a secret meeting in the al-Shaab district of Baghdad on 9 November."

- read more: the pink paper