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Open letter to Romanian Parliamentarians: Do not support the proposed referendum on the definition of the family

Parliamentarians in Romania will soon be asked whether or not to support the organisation of a referendum to constitutionally define family as being based solely upon the marriage between a man and a woman On the International Day Against Homophobia … 
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Posted in: Intergroup documents, Recent news on May 17th, 2017
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Prides unfold safely in Bulgaria and Romania

On Saturday 30 June, Pride events took place peacefully in Sofia and Bucharest despite earlier threats and calls for violence. Activists have hailed the most successful prides to date in the two capitals.

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Posted in: News stories, Recent news on July 3rd, 2012
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Intergroup event: LGBT rights in EU Member States since the 2004 accession

The Intergroup on LGBT Rights met yesterday in Strasbourg to discuss LGBT people’s fundamental rights in ‘newer’ EU Member States (those having joined after 2004). Members of the European Parliament came to discuss the situation for LGBT people in Slovakia, … 
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Posted in: Intergroup documents, Recent news on April 8th, 2011
Ulrike Lunacek MEP at Bratislava Pride

Neonazis march on first Slovakian gay pride; 6th Romanian gay pride unfolds smoothly

Two European gay prides took place last Saturday, 22nd may. Whilst the Bucharest event unfolded without any incident, the first march in Bratislava was met by neo-nazi violence and unprepared police forces.

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Posted in: News stories, Recent news on May 23rd, 2010