A Georgian man currently living in Ireland is seeking refugee status after claiming he cannot return to his native Georgia due to a fear of anti-gay violence and discrimination.
The Parliament of Turkey yesterday helped mark international Transgender Day of Remembrance with a special press event in which parliament staff were joined by LGBT activists to discuss the ongoing situation for transgender individuals living in Turkey.
The parliament of Armenia have this week voted to approve a controversial new bill which will see changes being made to the current laws regarding maternity leave of pregnant women.
An Azerbaijani delegation has this week been condemned for their actions after acting out against a protest targeting their government’s human rights record at the Eastern Partnership civil society forum being held this week in Batumi, Georgia.
Azerbaijani authorities have today confirmed that an Armenian helicopter recently shot down in the conflicted region of Nagorno-Karabakh was downed using Russian-made weapons.
The American University of Armenia have today passed a new rule banning any discrimination based on sexual-orientation among their students and staff.
Anti-gay gang member and notorious hate figure Maxim Martsinkevich has this week had his ongoing prison sentenced reduced in a Russian court.