Russians Attack, Bully, Rape Man At Gunpoint Because He’s Gay

skitched-20130913-173633On September 11, after being falsely lured on a date, a young man was attacked, handcuffed, bullied, and raped with a bottle at gunpoint by Russian vigilantes — all because he is gay. The report comes from U.S. congressionally-funded Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL). REF/RL describes the attack, which was recorded on video that’s been circulating through social media.