Uganda's New Anti-Gay Law Will Harm AIDS Fight, U.S. Says

Voice of America
Publication Date:
26 February 2014
Uganda, Governance, Human Rights

The United States is urging Uganda to repeal the new anti-gay law that criminalizes homosexuality with punishments up to life in prison. President Yoweri Museveni signed the bill on Monday. A statement from the White House says the "Abhorrent law" will undermine public health-- including efforts to combat AIDS. VOA's Vincent Makori reports.


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