‘Iskorak’ Initiative holds counter-rally against the first Pride March in Sarajevo

‘Iskorak’ Initiative holds counter-rally against the first Pride March in Sarajevo

SARAJEVO, September 8 (FENA) – A rally organized by the ‘Iskorak’ Initiative, whose participants expressed disagreement with the holding of the first BiH Pride March in Sarajevo was held on Sunday from 10 am to 11.30 am.

Participants of the peaceful gathering, held in the park in Alipašina Street (Sarajevo’s Ciglane neighborhood), emphasized the importance of nurturing traditional values, including basic religious beliefs and attitudes regarding family, marriage, and children.

Messages of disagreement with the holding of the first Pride March of the LGBTIQ community in Sarajevo were sent, with a critical review against the authorities that have allowed it, and then the participants of the rally headed to Sutjeska Street after which they dispersed.