Police detain a gay rights activist during a protest near the State Duma, Russia's lower parliament chamber, in Moscow on Jan. 25, 2013. A controversial bill banning "homosexual propaganda" was submitted to Russia's lower house of parliament for the first of three hearings. Twenty people were detained, according to a police report. (Associated Press)

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Police detain a gay rights activist during a protest near the State Duma, Russia's lower parliament chamber, in Moscow on Jan. 25, 2013. A controversial bill banning "homosexual propaganda" was submitted to Russia's lower house of parliament for the first of three hearings. Twenty people were detained, according to a police report. (Associated Press)