TITLE

BAN URGES UGANDA TO REPEAL ANTI-HOMOSEXUALITY LAW

PUB. DATE
February 2014
SOURCE
African Business News;2/25/2014, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Ban-Ki Moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations, has urged repeal of the Anti-Homosexuality law in Uganda. He states that the new law violates human rights and may lead to violence against LGBT people. It highlights that under the law homosexuals will be sentenced to 14-year jail term. According to the Secretary-General everyone deserves to live with dignity without being discriminated.
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94766003

 

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