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Central Asia became the part of the ILGA - Europe, Bangkok-2016.
May 17, 2015 in Bishkek, representative of the movement "Kalys" and "Kyrk Choro" illegally broke into the event of the LGBT organization "Labrys", dedicated to the celebration of the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia. The crowd of aggressive men threatened and insulted the activists, one of the participants of the event received injuries. A criminal case under article 234 (hooliganism) of the Criminal Code has been initiated.
On 3 April 2015 the office of LGBTIQ organisation “Labrys” was attacked: three bottles with explosives were thrown into the yard of the human rights organisation, two of which caused open fire.
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Today, 9 October 2014, the Parliament of Kyrgyzstan has considered and submitted for voting a draft law, which proposes criminal and administrative liability for «formation of a positive attitude to non-traditional forms of sexual relations».
Central Asian LGBTIQ activists participated at the OSCE Human Dimension Implementation Meeting 2014 in Warsaw, Poland from 22 to 26 September 2014
Labrys activists at the AIDS 2014 conference in Melbourne
The UN Committee Against Torture: Kyrgyzstan to ensure that all instances of ill treatment and torture of LGBT persons are investigated
In November 2013, following a governmental report of the delegation of Kyrgyz Republic on its compliance with the Convention Against Torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, Kyrgyzstan received a recommendation from the UN Committee that required the country to: "...ensure prompt, impartial and thorough investigations into all allegations of ill-treatment and torture committed by police and other officials against LGBT or other people based on their sexual orientation or gender identity; prosecution and, on conviction, punishment for the perpetrators in accordance with law".
What legal procedures were violated when making a decision on the lawsuit Tolekan Ismailova?
Chingiz Aitmatov, kyrgyz writer
"I want the person I love not to be afraid of loving me openly. Otherwise - it is humiliating"
Annual report for 2012