Georgian protesters on Monday forced the cancellation of an LGBT pride march after storming the office of an LGBT lobby group, tearing down their pride flags and replacing them with Georgia’s national flag.
Georgian protestors storm LGBT office, force Pride march to be cancelled. Pull down Rainbow flag, replace it with national flag. pic.twitter.com/BiHxxHrLIB
— Richard Hanania (@RichardHanania) July 5, 2021
A sad and embarassing day for #Georgia 🇬🇪. Far-right protesters went on a rampage during #Tbilisi Pride today, breaking into the @TbilisiPride office to tear down the 🏳️🌈 flag as police stood by and watched.
TbilisiPride was forced to cancel their event pic.twitter.com/jpJFkOaApx
— Thomas van Linge (@ThomasVLinge) July 5, 2021