Gay rights activists carry a rainbow banner during a gay pride parade in Moscow

 
Gay rights activists carry a rainbow banner during a gay pride parade in Moscow
Gay rights activists carry a rainbow banner during a gay pride parade in Moscow, May 29, 2010. Gay activists evaded riot police with a 5-hour car journey across the Russian capital on Saturday to hold the first ever gay pride parade in Moscow not to be broken up by the security services. The placards in the background on the right read, "Gay Rights!". REUTERS/Alexander Natruskin (RUSSIA - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)