Police in Moscow and St. Petersburg detained a total of 14 LGBT rights activists as the Olympic Games formally opened on Friday. But four protestors took to the streets of the southern city of Tolyatti and three others protested in the neighboring city of Samara without attracting the attention of police.
The poster paraphrases the Olympic Charter’s Principle 6: “Any form of discrimination — racial, religious, political or any other character or gender — regarding citizens of people is unacceptable as pertaining to the Olympic spirit.”
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