Increase in homophobia denounced by MEPs

A worrying increase in homophobia in Europe has been denounced by MEPs in Strasbourg.

Today the MEPs voted for a resolution to tackle bullying and discrimination against gay, lesbian and transgender people living in the EU.

MEPs denounced homophobic laws and violence in Europe.

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