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In pictures: Bucharest gay pride

Gay rights marcher in Bucharest

Romania's capital Bucharest saw its second-ever gay rights march on Saturday.

Transvestite offers gay magazine to tram passenger in Bucharest

Transvestites trailed the event by offering magazines to the public in Bucharest.

Transvestites in Bucharest

They laughed off homophobic posters on walls of the city where homosexuality was only decriminalised in 2001.

Protesters at the Bucharest gay march

Hundreds of protesters, among them devout Christians, turned out to oppose the march.

Protesters at the Bucharest gay march

Some protesters brandished placards condemning homosexuality.

Police beat a protester in Bucharest

When some protesters became aggressive, clashes erupted with riot police.




SEE ALSO:
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