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Legendary gay rights activist Peter Tatchell detained in Moscow as Russia World Cup kicks off

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Veteran gay rights campaigner Peter Tatchell has been detained in Moscow as the World Cup kicks off in Russia.
He was staging a one-man protest against the country's treatment of LGBT+ people.
He was driven to a police station and subsequently released on bail, and is now due to appear on court on June 26.
Gay rights campaigner Peter Tatchell has been detained in Moscow after staging a one-man protest against Russia's treatment of LGBT+ people.
He stood near the statue of Marshal Zhukov near Red Square and the Kremlin, holding a poster which read: “Putin fails to act against Chechnya...
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