The St. James Court hotel in London where President Yoweri Museveni was speaking to a UK-Uganda Business Summit on May 7 was besieged by Ugandan LGBTs and their supporters in a noisy protest featuring drums, vuvuzelas and chants. The goal of the protest, which was backed by the Out & Proud Diamond Group: to persuade Museveni to repeal the country’s harsh new anti-gay law.
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