A gay rights activist (right) clashes with an Orthodox Christian activist in Tbilisi on May 17, 2012. Dozens of gay rights activists marched on the streets to mark The International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia were stopped by Orthodox Christian activists.
An anti gay rights activist shows a badge during a flash mob organized by gay rights protesters in St.Petersburg, Russia on May 17, 2012.
A man (right), protesting against a gay pride parade, attacks a gay rights activist near the headquarters of the Moscow city Duma in central Moscow on May 27, 2012.
Interior Ministry officers detain a gay rights activist during a gay pride parade, unsanctioned by the city authorities, near the Mayor's office in central Moscow on May 27, 2012. (boston.com)