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Poland: Right-wing protesters stop Czestochowa's first ever LGBT parade02:37

Poland: Right-wing protesters stop Czestochowa's first ever LGBT parade

Poland, Czestochowa
July 8, 2018 at 16:05 GMT -00:00 · Published

The first ever LGBT parade in Czestochowa was called off along half of its planned routes due to the counter-protests on Sunday.

Hundreds of LGBT activists and supporters under heavy police security marched through Czestochowa city.

Around 30 different gatherings organised by nationalist, far right, conservative and catholic protesters interrupted the LGBT march, though armed police separated the groups.

Poland: Right-wing protesters stop Czestochowa's first ever LGBT parade02:37
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The first ever LGBT parade in Czestochowa was called off along half of its planned routes due to the counter-protests on Sunday.

Hundreds of LGBT activists and supporters under heavy police security marched through Czestochowa city.

Around 30 different gatherings organised by nationalist, far right, conservative and catholic protesters interrupted the LGBT march, though armed police separated the groups.

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