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Kicked out, spat on and abused, new UK shelter helps LGBT+ homeless

May 15 2019

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Apart from being spat on and urinated on when he slept rough in London for over a year, 52-year-old Chabahn had to contend with another daily threat: being abused and attacked for his sexuality.

Ireland pressed to introduce hate crime laws after LGBT attacks

Jul 25 2018

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - LGBT campaigners called on the Irish government on Wednesday to make hate crimes illegal following a wave of violent attacks on the gay community.

Refugees find their feet through football in Ireland

Jul 05 2018

Dublin (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As Fadi hits a penalty shot into the back of the net, it is hard to believe that just a few years ago the Syrian teenager thought his footballing days were over when a house collapsed on him in an accident in his native Aleppo. | Video

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