The President Of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov

The situation with gays in Chechnya caused the President of the Republic of laughter.

The President of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov in interview to the American TV channel HBO called nonsense statements about the detentions and kidnappings of gays in the country.

“This is nonsense”, − said the head of Chechnya in response to the question of the journalist HBO, laughing before that. The interview was published on the website of the TV channel in YouTube.

Earlier, Novaya Gazeta published an article stating that in Chechnya detained about 100 people suspected of homosexuality. Press Secretary of the Chechen President Alvi Karimov denied the information of the newspaper and stated that the Republic of men “only one orientation”, as evidenced by the high birth rate.

Корреспондент.net collected information about the scandal .

May has promised to support gay rights in Chechnya