German parliarmentarian Volker Beck (left) and his partner Jacques Teyssier (right) are arrested by Russian police after authorities, nationalist protesters and Orthodox Christians forcefully prevented gay and lesbian rights activists from rallying in Moscow..Homosexuality was decriminalized in Russia in 1993. Moscow has repeatedly banned gay parades, including this one. .Add to Lightbox Download
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