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Opposition to Homosexuality Remains High in Russia (VOA On Assignment May 17)i
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May 17, 2013
Activists say new legislation could do more to keep gay people out of the mainstream in Russia. VOA Moscow Correspondent Jim Brooke has been following the story and talks about it with On Assignment's Philip Alexiou.

Opposition to Homosexuality Remains High in Russia (VOA On Assignment May 17)

Published May 17, 2013

Activists say new legislation could do more to keep gay people out of the mainstream in Russia. VOA Moscow Correspondent Jim Brooke has been following the story and talks about it with On Assignment's Philip Alexiou.

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