Video: Russian Paratroopers Attack Lone Gay Rights Activist Protesting in St. Petersburg

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August 2, 2013
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Gay rights activist Kirill Kalugin was attacked in St. Petersburg today while staging a one-man protest of Russia's anti-gay law. Reuters reports that "the former servicemen were gathered in central St. Petersburg to celebrate Russian Paratroopers Day, an annual holiday for the Russian airborne troops celebrated since the Soviet era days."

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