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Clashes, Arrests at Russian Gay Rights Rally

Police arrested 67 people after a fight broke out between gay rights activists and their opponents at a demonstration in the Russian city of St Petersburg on Saturday.   Gay rights campaigners in Russia have held several small protests since the adoption of a law in June banning homosexual "propaganda" directed at minors.   Critics say the law curtails homosexuals' rights to free speech and assembly.   The issue has attracted growing international attention ahead ...

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