President: Gay Rights 'of No Importance' in Kenya

Author:
CNN
Publisher:
CNN
Publication Date:
20 April 2018
Tags:
Kenya, Governance, Human Rights

In an interview with Christiane Amanpour, President Uhuru Kenyatta claims that homosexuality is not an issue of human rights, but rather of "our own base as a culture."


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President Kenyatta Says Gay Rights 'Of No Importance' in Kenya

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