Greenpeace concerned for detained activists

Group's activists have been charged by Russia with piracy, which carries a sentence of up to 15 years.

    Greenpeace has expressed its concerns for activists being detained by Russia over an Arctic protest.

    The activists have been charged with piracy, which carries a sentence of up to 15 years.

    Al Jazeera's Barnaby Phillips reports from Amsterdam, where Greenpeace's headquarters are located.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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