A human rights group claims that Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov directly ordered the murder of Zelimkhan Bakaev.
Russian journalist Elena Milashina was beaten, had her fingers broken, her head shaved and was doused with green dye in attack.
Elena Milashina claims the attack against her appeared "coordinated, orchestrated"
Ramzan Kadyrov has been barred from entering the United States and had assets in U.S. banks frozen under the Magnitsky Act
Chechen leader continues to deny reports that gay and bisexual men are being tortured in his country
A Russian newspaper has published the names of 27 men who are currently unaccounted for and are thought to have been executed as part of...
LGBTQ advocates call on U.S. officials to more forcefully condemn the anti-gay purge
House calls on Chechen and Russian authorities, and the United States, to take steps to stop the anti-gay violence
Ramzan Kadyrov invites French and German leaders to Chechnya, despite growing evidence of persecution
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum has released a statement comparing the ongoing anti-gay persecution in Chechnya to the internment and extermination of gay men...
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) denounced the anti-gay pogrom currently going on in the Russian republic of Chechnya, where hundreds of gay men have been detained...