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LGBT community's outcry at World Coffee Championship being held in Dubai. Organisers rethinking location.
Press Releases • Sep 13, 2017 12:19 BST
Pressure from the international LGBT+ community and concerned people associated to the world of coffee leads to possible cancellation of the WCE's prestigious event being held in Dubai, where homosexuality still carries the penalty of death by stoning
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Press Releases • Aug 30, 2017 08:39 BST
Two Singaporean crossdressers who expected to spend the next year in an Abu Dhabi prison are home today, following a campaign by British NGO, Detained in Dubai.
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Press Releases • Aug 23, 2017 13:43 BST
Two Singaporean nationals were jailed for a year each today in Abu Dhabi, causing outrage in LGTB media
Press Releases • Aug 22, 2017 11:54 BST
Outcry amongst the world's LGTB community as two Singaporean nationals were sentenced yesterday to 1 each year jail in a UAE desert jail. Crossdressing, transgenderism and homosexuality are still considered crimes in the United Arab Emirates, despite international pressure for reform.