- Posted January 22, 2014 by
Head of the organization "Free LGBT " committ suicide
On January 22 a twenty-year-old chairman of the organization "Free LGBT", Isa Shahmarly, committed suicide.
The reason for his suicide is unknown, but friends say that Isa Shahmarly had problems with his family. Before a suicide he said goodbye to his friends in facebook, leaving the following entry:
"I'm leaving this world and this country is not for me. I am leaving to become happy. Tell my mother that I love her very much. All are guilty in my death. This world is not so multicolor, to have my color too. Goodbye."
Last week "Nefes LGBT" organization appealed the Interior Ministry, and asked to protect sexual minorities from discrimination. In the appeal they noted that over the past 10 days , there were two hate crimes towards sexual minorities.