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HIV is not going away soon so our work will be here for a long time. The key is education, first in Lusaka then across the country. Laws concerning homosexuality have largely remained unchanged since then, and homosexuality is covered by sodomy laws that also proscribe bestiality.
Lesbians are also being killed in Chechnya and 'no-one seems to care'. After some attention-grabbing activity distorted and exaggerated by the media the LGBT leadership thought they were stepping into the present world of progressive gay rights—until the conservative authorities struck back with legal, political and police action.
Penalty: Up to 14 years imprisonment.