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Homosexuality, Sodomy Legislation/Cases/References
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Chechnya returned to Russian direct rule in 2000, with homosexuality being legal under the laws of the Russian Federation.

On 20 September 2018, it was reported that homosexual men are being tortured with electric shocks and beaten to death in concentration camps in Chechnya. This is the first concentration camp for homosexuals since Hitler's camps in 1930s [R1.1].

R1.1 TheWeek: Chechnya starts concentration camps for gay men, first time after Hitler 20 SEP 18

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