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Thu September 5, 2013
Obama Meets With Human Rights Activists In Russia
Originally published on Thu September 5, 2013 6:10 pm
President Obama, in St. Petersburg for the G-20 Summit, met with Russian human rights activists, most of them critical of President Putin's policies. Especially prominent right now is Russia's LGBT community, which is facing harsh new laws that play into homophobia and raise doubts about LGBT participation in the Sochi Winter Olympics next year.