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In Pics: Gay Pride Parades Around The World

June 27, 2021

Christopher Williams and his husband Ed Stallsworth kiss while marching with the Pride Puppets at the Queer Liberation March in New York.

AP Photo/Brittainy Newman

People take part in the annual Pride march, in Rome. This year's march comes amid widespread concern in Europe about legislation in Hungary that will ban showing content about LGBT issues to children and a controversial Vatican communication to Italy, criticizing a law that would extend additional protections from discrimination to the LGBT community.

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Demonstrators attend a pride rally, in Berlin, Germany. People set off on three routes toward the central Alexanderplatz in a format meant both to avoid bigger gatherings during the pandemic and to reflect the diversity of the LGBT community.

AP Photo/Markus Schreiber

Crowds are seen at the annual Gay Pride march in Paris. This year's march in Paris comes amid widespread fury and concern in Europe about legislation in EU-member nation Hungary that will ban showing content about LGBT issues to children.

AP Photo/Lewis Joly

Participants dance, during the annual Gay Pride march in Paris.

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A person with a rainbow colored face mask attends a pride rally for visibility and freedom in Berlin, Germany.

AP Photo/Markus Schreiber

A member of the LGBT community waves a rainbow banner to celebrate sexual diversity, in Mexico City. Thousands of people marched through Paseo de la Reforma for one of the largest Gay pride events in Latin America.

AP Photo/Marco Ugarte

A member of the LGBT community celebrates sexual diversity in Mexico City. Thousands of people marched through Paseo de la Reforma for one of the largest Gay pride events in Latin America.

AP Photo/Marco Ugarte

A participant hold a rainbow flag on Republique square during the annual Gay Pride march in Paris. This year's march in Paris comes amid widespread fury and concern in Europe about legislation in EU-member nation Hungary that will ban showing content about LGBT issues to children.

AP Photo/Lewis Joly

A protester dances as police walk to disperse a pride rally in central Istanbul. Police used tear gas to disperse the crowds and detained some dozens of LGTBI protesters as hundreds defied a ban and tried to stage a gay pride event.

AP Photo/Emrah Gurel

People take part in the annual Pride march, in Milan, Italy.

AP Photo/Luca Bruno

Norway's Chief of Defense General Eirik Kristoffersen, centre, stands aboard a vehicle as he participates in the Pride Parade in central Oslo.

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Participants use bubbles guns during the annual Gay Pride march in Paris.

AP Photo/Lewis Joly

A drag queen, wearing a protective face mask, takes part in the annual Gay Pride parade in Panama City.

AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco