Russia's foreign minister defends anti-gay bill, says it reflects Russian values

Associated Press
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February 26, 2013
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Russian foreign minister has defended a bill that's now pending in the Russian parliament and, if adopted, will target the gay community. Russia's lower house of parliament on Jan. 25 voted to support a bill that makes public events and dissemination of information about the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community to minors punishable by fines of up to $16,000.