Polina Popova, 25, with her pregnant girlfriend Irina Zinovieva, 37. Who is 8.25 months pregnant. The lesbian couple, who both work in team building, have been together for 4 years and are expecting a baby. The donor is a gay friend. Some religious and conservative groups within Russia advocate the forced removal of children from all LGBT families. With increasing violent, verbal and legal attacks on LGBT-rights the lesbian couple say they don't feel safe and their concern that such a law could be enacted has made them consider leaving the country.