Some of Grindr’s tips include letting people know where you are going before meeting someone, checking if you have mutual friends and trying to meet virtually first through video so you know who you’re meeting.
While homosexuality is not outlawed in Egypt, discrimination is rife.
Meanwhile, students may also have to deal with prejudices or judgments from their classmates.
One of the major challenges for some students is having a small LGBT student population at their school.
“The government is taking the flag incident as an excuse to issue a larger crackdown on the community,” said Abdel Hameed.
Click below to let us know you read this article, and wiki How will donate to World Possible on your behalf.Police, state-aligned media, and the religious establishment see it as a public duty to combat the spread of homosexuality.“Significant percentages of gay men in the Middle East find online as a safer way to connect,” Sean Howell, president of Hornet, told the Thomson Reuters Foundation from New York.Hornet’s additional safety information is not meant to “create fear”, he said. We have not received many reports from users that make us think that the security online is worse than before,” said Howell.The dating apps have sent these kinds of warnings before in various countries, such as Russia where a law against the promotion of homosexuality has been used to stop gay pride marches and detain gay rights activists.