In Florida, in the city of Fort Lauderdale, participants of the gay pride parade were attacked hit by a pickup truck, the Miami Herald newspaper reports.
The convoy, which was traveling from the nearby town of Wilton Manors, was hit by a white pickup truck. A member of the US House of Representatives, Debbie Wasserman-Schultz, who took part in the parade, said that the car passed less than a meter away from her. One of the victims was taken to the hospital, he is in critical condition.
The Fort Lauderdale Mayor's office called the incident a вЂњterrorist attack against the LGBT community,вЂќ but the police declined to comment. However, the police said that the driver of the pickup truck was detained.
In 2020, fifty LGBT activists were detained in Warsaw after a protest.