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Uganda: International Donors 'Stand With' LGBT+ Ugandans Over 'Kill the Gays' Bill

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Nairobi — The European Union and the United States, which provide hundreds of millions of dollars in aid to Uganda, say they are closely following the matter

Major donors of aid to Uganda including the United States and the European Union said on Friday they were closely examining a plan by the east African nation to introduce the death penalty for gay sex.

Seven months after Brunei sparked international outcry over plans to impose the death penalty for gay sex, Uganda on Thursday said it would vote on a similar measure in parliament in the coming weeks.

The European Union and the United States, which provide hundreds of millions of dollars in aid to Uganda, said they opposed the death penalty

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