A Russian opposition newspaper, Novaya Gazeta, made the allegations earlier this month, reporting that more than 100 gay men had been detained “in connection with their nontraditional sexual orientation.” A second Novaya Gazeta report doubled down on the claims, with a source telling the newspaper that the Muslim-majority region’s anti-LGBTQ purge includes Nazi-style concentration camps.
In a video posted to his Facebook page late Wednesday, Cohen appeared in an uncharacteristically serious mood as he addressed the reports, which have since sparked a global media firestorm. The Bravo host, 48, addressed Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov directly in the clip, which can be viewed below.
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