November 18, 2013 at 2:34 pm EST | by Michael Key
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Photo of the front of the gay bar Central Station in Moscow. The sign literally says, “Gay Club: enter” in Russian. Two men with guns tried to gain entry into Central Station early on Nov. 16, 2013. Photo courtesy of Sattarov Karimjon.

Michael Key has worked as a photojournalist for the Washington Blade since 2009 and is currently serving as the photo editor. He has worked on Capitol Hill, in the White House, on the campaign trail and in cities along the East Coast taking iconic photos documenting the extension of marriage benefits to same-sex couples, the repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell," and other events of interest to the LGBT community. Follow Michael

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