Finding sanctuary from homophobic persecution

Exiled, Europe’s Gay Refugees: Millions of refugees travelled to Germany, among them thousands of LGBT people. They’re fleeing not only conflict, but persecution in countries like Iraq and Syria where being gay can get you killed.

Shaunagh Connaire discovered that for some gay refugees the hatred and danger they faced in the Middle East has pursued them all the way to Germany.

A warning, this report contains some distressing images.

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