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11th Dec 2016

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Lithuanian TV reluctant to show LGBT rights ad

Lithuania's TV broadcasters have appeared more than reluctant to air a video ad promoting LGBT rights. Vladimir Simonko, leader of the Lithuanian Gay League told Baltic News Service on Wednesday that the TV channels either ignored the request, advised the video be amended, or asked proof that it is legal.

News in Brief

  1. Council of Europe critical of Turkey emergency laws
  2. Italian opposition presses for anti-euro referendum
  3. Danish MP wants warning shots fired to deter migrants
  4. Defected Turkish officers to remain in Greece
  5. Most child asylum seekers are adults, says Denmark
  6. No school for children of 'illegal' migrants, says Le Pen
  7. Ombudsman slams EU Commission on tobacco lobbying
  8. McDonald's moves fiscal HQ to UK following tax probe

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