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Zimbabwe: Why suppression of Gay, Lesbian rights is danger for HIV control efforts.

Ray Mwareya 04 Feb 2018

Zimbabwe’s recently deposed president Robert Mugabe made no secret of his loathing for gay men and lesbians. He once famously described them as “worse than pigs and dogs”.

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