Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said he supports the traditional definition of marriage, namely the union of a man and a woman.
The Italian Parliament has approved the opening of civil unions for same-sex couples.
The court of Rome has struck again, taking a decision in favor of a lesbian couple and their children.
This weekend, on the occasion of May Day, dozens of demonstrators gathered and marched through the streets of Belfast in Northern Ireland to push the legalization of marriage equality.
Sinn Féin, the republican political party in Northern Ireland, said it would continue the battle to legalize equal marriage and it would do everything to make it a priority in the country.