A gay Iranian in Tel Aviv

"I always thought that the only place in the world where I can live is Israel,” says Payam Feili, 30, a gay Iranian poet seeking asylum in this country.

He has been living in Turkey for over a year, having been forced into exile after numerous arrests, threats, heavy censorship of his work and run-ins with Iran’s conservative Revolutionary Guards.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Magazine/An-Iranian-in-Tel-Aviv-448220

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