Violence against LGBT people

7 Years in Prison for a Bulgarian in Austria, Police have Found Plans for a Terrorist Attack

Bulgarian was sentenced to seven years in prison in Austria after plans for a terrorist attack were discovered, the France press reported, referring to the prosecutor's office, reports Darik. 
The 24-year-old man returned from Syria in 2015.

Amnesty calls for transparent probe into LGBQT activist's death

Amnesty International has called for a transparent and thorough investigation into the death last month of a 33-year-old LGBQT activist and the stance of police during the incident.

Zak Kostopoulos died after being assaulted and repeatedly kicked in the head outside a jewelry store in central Athens in what many have described as a homophobic attack.