Arrest of five LGBTIQ persons
The actor of the backlash
Rights at stake and state’s obligations
20 February 2021: Five LGBTIQ+ persons were arrested in Tangier and were at risk of serving six months to three years in prison under article 489 of the Penal Code criminalising same-sex relations.
See Le360, February 2021 and Bladi.net, February 2021.