Uganda's Museveni Approves Anti-Gay Law

President Yoweri Museveni has signed into law a bill that would expose gays and lesbians in Uganda to life imprisonment in certain cases. The new law bans the "promotion" of homosexuality.
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President Museveni signs the Anti Homosexuality Bill into law.