European Fee President Ursula von der Leyen has attacked the Polish authorities for condoning the institution of ‘LGBT ideology-free zones,’ and introduced impending countermeasures.

“LGBTQI-free zones are humanity free zones,” Von der Leyen mentioned on Wednesday whereas addressing the European Parliament.

And so they haven’t any place in our [European] Union.

The chief government added that any breaches of European legal guidelines relating to the therapy of the LGBT neighborhood “can’t be tolerated”.

Polish officers’ brazenly anti-gay positions have additionally prompted the Fee to develop a “technique to strengthen LGBTQI rights” within the bloc. As a part of it, there will probably be a push to acknowledge registered same-sex household relations between EU residents by all member nations. “In case you are father or mother in a single nation, you’re father or mother in each nation,” Von der Leyen mentioned.

Additionally on
‘Individuals are nonetheless struggling’: Fee chief requires ‘European Well being Union’

Presently, some nations within the Union don’t acknowledge similar intercourse marriage and parenthood, which typically results in residents, most significantly kids, having differing authorized statuses when crossing borders contained in the EU.

Beginning this yr, varied areas of Poland have declared themselves ‘LGBT ideology-free zones,’ which coincided with native bans of homosexual marriages and LGBT occasions. Proper now, these zones make up a few third of the nation.

In July the European Commissioner for Justice and Equality Helena Dalli introduced that six Polish cities wouldn’t be granted EU funding for adopting the ‘LGBT-free zones’.

Additionally on
‘Lukashenko is just not the respectable president of UKRAINE’: EU Overseas Minister confuses Belarus chief’s nation

The cities which have misplaced the EU additional funding had been promised compensation by the federal government.

Suppose your pals would have an interest? Share this story!