Six LGBTI advocates were injured when a man allegedly attacked them with an unknown substance in Moscow. On Saturday 11 November, the six were leaving the Fourth LGBTIQ+ Family Conference, organized by LGBTIQ group, Resource. One of the injured was prominent activist Zoya Matisova. She recently joined the board of the Russian LGBT Network. The Network’s director, Mikhail Tumasov, said some of the victims were knocked to the ground with minor injuries. Police and ambulance were called to the scene.
November 14 / Gay Star News