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Gay afghanistan getting murdered by the taliban

LGBT Afghans speak out about Taliban attacks, rapes and death threats

After the Taliban seized power in Afghanistan last year, twenty-year-old gay man Ramiz took a big risk. He left his home to collect his paycheck from his workplace. Already terrified of reprisal for his profession, Ramiz had no choice but to pass through Taliban checkpoints to get there. At one checkpoint, he was confronted by …