In Iran being actively gay carries a potential death sentence. To survive, gay men and lesbians must either leave the country, conceal their sexuality or transition. Iranian photographer Laurence Rasti travelled to the Turkish town of Denzili to meet the gay refugees now seeking refuge. See more of Laurence’s portraits on the site today. #itsnicethat
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