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Incitement to Anti-Gay Killings In Malawi Concerns UN

The Office of the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights said it is concerned by developments in Malawi that could stoke anti-gay sentiment, including incitement to murder.  It expressed fears the decision by Malawi’s chief prosecutor to drop charges against an individual accused of inflammatory statements against gays and lesbians could have serious consequences.   Earlier this month, the spokesman of one of the country’s main political parties publicly, and on several...

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