North Macedonia to host its first Gay Pride march, in test of rights record

People dance in a bar where LGBT community gathers in Skopje, North Macedonia June 25, 2019.Picture taken on June 25, 2019.REUTERS/Ognen Teofilovski

SKOPJE (Reuters) – North Macedonia will host its first Gay Pride march on Saturday, in a test of the conservative Balkan country’s record on respecting minority rights as it seeks to join the European Union. Gay men, lesbians and other members of the LGBT community continue to face discrimination and hate attacks across the Balkans, […]

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