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Burundian President Evariste Ndayishimiye
The United States has expressed deep concern over recent statements made by Burundian President Evariste Ndayishimiye, who called for the public stoning of gay individuals. Ndayishimiye’s comments have intensified the existing plight of the LGBTQ+ community in Burundi, where same-sex relationships are already punishable by law with imprisonment for up...
Uganda LGBTQ+
The looming threat of pending Anti-Homosexuality Legislation has thrown Uganda's LGBTQ+ community into turmoil. The bill, which passed in March, seeks to criminalise individuals identifying as LGBTQ+, subjecting offenders to up to two decades of imprisonment. Furthermore, the legislation introduces "aggravated homosexuality," including rape, child sexual abuse, and incest,...

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