The British and U.S. Embassies in Yerevan raised the LBGT flag

In protection of LGBT person’s rights and as a sign of solidarity UK democracy representative in Armenia raised the flag of LGBTI people in the area of Embassy building.

 “British Embassy Yerevan promotes tolerance and non-discrimination. Human rights are universal and apply equally to all without distinction”, – it’s written on the official page of the Embassy.

On the official Facebook page of the Embassy of United States the LGBTI flag is the main picture today.

“May 17 is the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia. The day aims to raise awareness of the need to protect the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex individuals and ensure they are able to live free from discrimination and violence worldwide.”,- it’s written on the Facebook page of U.S. Embassy Yerevan.