Sasha Ingber. The police established lists of homosexually active persons. Namespaces Article Talk. Retrieved 18 November — via Haaretz. But one thing we could not do is launch an investigation and ensure criminal prosecution of the perpetrators.
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Many were castrated and some subjected to gruesome medical experiments. Views Read Edit View history. On 13 JanuaryIn a statement released by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights OHCHRexpressed its concern with reports of additional arrests following an anti-purge in the Russian republic, and called on Russia to take action to halt the detention and abuse of gay and bisexual people in Chechnya. Mr Putin's human rights ombudswoman said last month a criminal case had not been opened because Mr Lapunov had left Russia for Estonia.
As Meduza reported on Friday, news of increasing persecution has emerged amid a call from the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe to investigate the wave of torture and killings that hit Chechnya in