Deputy speaker of Armenian Parliament finds hate crime against lesbian woman right and justified. ...

On May 8, 2012 two members of a Neo-Nazi group called "Dark Ravens Armenia" firebombed a gay-friendly bar in Yerevan, the owner of which is known to be lesbian woman. After that event, In one its interviews the deputy speaker of the National Assembly Eduard Sharmazanov was quoted in relation to the incident: “As an Armenian citizen and member of a national-conservative party, I find the rebellion of the two young Armenian people against the homosexuals, who have created a den of perversion in our country and have a goal of alienating the society from its moral values, completely right and justified.

Report by: Lusine Ghazaryan, Armenia
May 5, 2013 at 3:16 pm


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