Is this democracy and freedom?
[i]Iraqi police ‘killed 14-year-old boy for being homosexual’
By Jerome Taylor
Published: 05 May 2006
Human rights groups have condemned the “barbaric” murder of a 14-year-old boy, who, according to witnesses, was shot on his doorstep by Iraqi police for the apparent crime of being gay.
Ahmed Khalil was shot at point-blank range after being accosted by men in police uniforms, according to his neighbours in the al-Dura area of Baghdad…[/i]