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Russian leader about gays: 'They are not people'

Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov.

On Tuesday, The Trump administration is mildly spoke out about the recent homophobic remarks made by the head of the Chechen Republic Ramzan Kadyrov.

The Russian leader went on HBO and spoke with reporter David Scott and when the journalist questioned him about gay people living in his republic, he laughed, “Why did he come here? What’s the point of these questions?”

Claims of gay concentration camp come from Russian press

Russian paper is claiming that Chechen officials are putting gay men in a concentration camp.

Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta originally broke the story last week that Chechan law enforcement have rounded up about 100 men they believed to be homosexuals detaining them, alleging some of the men arrested were also being killed.