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HRRC Urges Russia to Allow Same-sex Unions

July 14, 2021

Photo: AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky

Cited article by Euronews with AP

HRRC's Response:

On July 14th, Russia refused to accept the European Court of Human Rights's order to recognize same-sex unions, saying that such unions are violate the country's constitution.

Vasily Piskarev, Russia's MP who leads a parliamentary commission on foreign interference, claims that the EUHR seeks to "meddle in Russia's internal affairs".

HRRC stands with the LGBTQ+ community in Russia and around the world, recognizing their human right to marry who they wish.


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