Gay men ‘electrocuted and strung up by legs’ in new wave of torture in Chechnya, says human rights group.

Four men who fled conservative region say they were beaten and humiliated for up to 20 days with limited water. Gay men are being electrocuted and strung up by their legs in a new wave of torture in Chechnya, according to a human rights group. Human Rights Watch said it interviewed four gay men who … Continue reading Gay men ‘electrocuted and strung up by legs’ in new wave of torture in Chechnya, says human rights group.