Two gay activists have gone on trial in the Russian city of St Petersburg under a new law banning what authorities describe as "homosexual propaganda".Human rights groups say the new law is a major setback for human rights in Russia.
Al Jazeera's Charles Stratford reports from St Petersburg.
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