Police deploy for Split pride

Associated Press
Gay rights activists  with rainbow flags attend  a Gay Pride march in Split, Croatia, Saturday, June 9, 2012. (AP Photo/Nikola Solic)

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Riot police are securing a gay pride event in the Croatian town of Split because of threats of violence from extremists. Several hundred people, including some government ministers, gathered for the march on Saturday June 9, carrying flags and banners reading "Gay is OK" and "We are all equal."

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