Kadyrov opens first concentration camp for gays since Hitler’s times

Authorities crackdown on a gay demonstration in Russia, 2011 (Image: newreportage.ru)

Authorities crackdown on a gay demonstration in Russia, 2011 (Image: newreportage.ru) 

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Chechen head Ramzan Kadyrov has not only sponsored direct attacks on members of the LGBT community in his republic but has adopted a plan for “the final solution of gay issue” and opened the first concentration camp in the world for sexual minorities since Hitler did so in the 1930s, according to a Novaya gazeta investigation.

The goal of this effort, the paper’s Elena Milashina and Irina Gordiyenko say, is “the complete cleansing of Chechnya from men of non-traditional sexual orientation.” The authorities have set up several internment camps where inmates are killed or forced to promise to leave the republic.

One of those who fled told Milashina and Gordiyenko that before being incarcerated in one of these camps, he had been forced to pay bribes to Chechen police of thousands of rubles every month in order to survive. Now, the regime has taken another step against gays by creating these camps, this survivor says.

The location of a known concentration camps in the former military headquarters in Argun at 996 Kadyrov Street (Image: novayagazeta.ru)

The location of a known concentration camps in the former military headquarters in Argun at 996 Kadyrov Street (Image: novayagazeta.ru)

Another former inmate said that he and others incarcerated in “the secret jail” were beaten to force them to name other members of the gay community. The address of at least one of these concentration camps is known: it is in the former military headquarters in Argun at 996 Kadyrov Street, symbolic in its way.

Novaya gazeta and a few other Russian outlets last week reported about repressions against gays in Chechnya, but the Kadyrov regime denied all accusations. It even claimed that “if there were homosexuals in Chechnya,” the authorities wouldn’t need to deal with them because their relatives would.



Edited by: A. N.

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    1. Avatar rgb says:

      Looking good.

  1. Avatar Alex George says:

    Quite ironic, given Putin’s known liking for little boys.

    As we saw during the Third Reich, many of those involved in the final solution against gays were themselves homosexual. This is just Kadyrov trying to find a scapegoat to distract from his regime’ repression.

    1. Avatar Andrew Chmile says:

      “Alex George” with the HIDDEN POSTING PROFILE — is a COWARDLY RUSKI ***MOLE*** & himself a faqqot!

      Like many Ruski MOLE-TROLLS ARE….

      1. Avatar Alex George says:

        Ah yes, reliable Andy the putin troll. Always seeking to bring down friends of Ukraine and spread dissension.

        You don’t like it when I point out putin’s pederasty, or criticise Kadyrov, do you?

    2. Avatar veth says:

      Putler will soon visit the camp, I geuss……………

  2. Avatar Scradje says:

    No wonder fuehrer putler rates this degenerate so highly; he’s a full on naзi.

  3. Avatar veth says:

    Sounds Kadyrov is gay

    1. Avatar Andrew Chmile says:

      and a faqqot too!

      1. Avatar jamessavik says:

        Most certainly a bastard

  4. Avatar zorbatheturk says:

    First they came for the gays….

  5. Avatar Vlad Pufagtinenko says:

    Russians are vermin

  6. Avatar christina dobbs says:

    Has anyone commenting here ever watched a documentary on what they did to those men in the Gay Camps? Nothing to joke about…I had nightmares for days & can not get those images out of my head.

    1. Avatar overactive-bladder says:

      please link to that? i hate mysekf and would like to watch. these poor men… disgusting mentality from the punishers.

      1. Avatar christina dobbs says:

        Ok, give me a little time to find links because it has been a while since I have seen those movies/documentaries….

  7. Avatar Stuart McDonald says:

    Only under Nazi Putin’s orders, or at least his explicit permission beforehand. Chechnya gone Nazi means Putin and the whole of Russia have gone Nazi. And Putin owns Trump. If it looks like Trump and his administration oppose this, they don’t; just more Kabuki Theater.

  8. Avatar Rascalndear says:

    Your share link has not been working properly. A window flashes and disappears before anything can be done.

  9. Avatar Andy Dunn says:

    The first time I heard about this, the claims about “disappearings” were blown off as overreactions or people exaggerating about short jail terms. Isn’t that what happened the last time?

    1. Avatar Alex George says:

      Yes, exactly

  10. Avatar Hard Little Machine says:

    The UN is on it! Jews shall be blamed!

  11. Avatar Daniel Ortega says:

    Repressing sexual freedoms and orientation will make for some hateful perversions like concentration camps.

  12. Avatar gerardjr says:

    So lesbians and Raping Priest are ok?

    1. Avatar Alex George says:

      No, we oppose putin doing that too

      1. Avatar gerardjr says:


  13. Avatar shayneo says:


  14. Avatar Ed Jaczk says:

    I see the “religion of peace” is spreading its pacifism once again.

  15. Avatar XaurreauX says:

    Kadyrov and Putin are both disgusting little worms.

  16. Avatar Марфа Васильевна says:

    Lies. In Russia, there are no camps for people from the LGBT community because such treatment of people is contrary to the constitution of the Russian Federation and is a violation of the law.

  17. Avatar Марфа Васильевна says:

    It is better to tell about fascism in Ukraine.

  18. Avatar David McClintock says:

    I not know if this fake news.

    But I know end result of LGBT agenda … and is not good.

  19. Avatar David McClintock says:

    I see my comments are being deleted. Censorship is typical behavior of far left. And you whine about so called “propaganda”.