The LGBT community in Zimbabwe are denounced by their aggressively homophobic government and homosexuality is a crime under Zimbabwean law with a one-year prison sentence for sexual relations between men. Hate speech, beatings, arbitrary arrests and even ‘corrective’ rape are rife.
Just over two weeks since a devastating earthquake struck Nepal, there has been a second major quake. Our teams there are rapidly assessing the situation. They include Dubliner Colm Byrne, who experienced the quake in Chautara (approx. 40km from the epicentre).
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