Glasgow Provost Defies Urges to Cancel Russian Visit

THE Lord Provost of Glasgow has rejected calls for her to cancel a trip to Russia amid outrage over the country’s policies on homosexuality. Activists urged Lord ¬≠Provost Sadie Docherty to postpone her planned trip to Glasgow’s twin city of Rostov-on-Don in a show of solidarity to the gay community (LGBT) in Scotland and Russia. […]