Mob of 20,000 attacks small LGBT march in Tbilisi, Georgia

A demonstration Friday to mark the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia in Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia, was disrupted when a crowd of some 20,000, led by Georgian Orthodox priests, attacked LGBT activists. Government officials were slow to react to the violence, and one Orthodox bishop said he was unable to condemn the actions of rioters, explaining, "Many were not able to overcome their nature."

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