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30 Still Detained in Russia After Greenpeace Arctic Drilling Protest

Environment  (tags: activsim, Greenpeace, Russian activists imprisoned, environment, ecosystems, humans, protection, politics )

- 1723 days ago -
Twenty-eight Greenpeace International activists and two journalists are being detained in Russia after a peaceful action protesting Gazprom's offshore oil drilling in the fragile ecosystem of the Arctic. The activists have been held by authorities for 10

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Past Member (0)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 7:50 am
I may not be the smartest person, but please explain how you attempt to board a vehicles from more 500 meters? And when did "scaling" become peaceful. I'm glad they do things, I just wish they would do it with a little less bitching when things turn out exactly as most people expect it will.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 8:59 am
FREE them now...

P A (117)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 9:02 am
Have signed everything I can find for them.

Theodore Shayne (56)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 9:26 am

Past Member (0)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 9:39 am
Noted. Russia really stinks!

Past Member (0)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 11:08 am
At least the world knows what Russias up to now It was trying to keep that drilling quiet Time to let the people go there now

David C (129)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 2:16 pm

Joanne Dixon (38)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 2:27 pm
Yeah, I saw Moyers Sunday, thanks for posting. Sorry that John S seems to consider reporting "bitching." I have signed everything I could find.

Lois Jordan (63)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 2:45 pm
Noted. I support the Greenpeace protesters, too. I thank them for their courage and hope they are released soon. Have also signed everything sent me by Greenpeace in their defense.
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