Russia drops charges against Greenpeace activists (20)

Reuters 2013.12.25 14:09
MOSCOW MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia on Wednesday formally dropped criminal charges against Greenpeace activists arrested in a protest against Arctic oil drilling on Wednesday and was expected to shortly do the same for all 30, the environmental group said. By 0700 ET Greenpeace said it knew of the dropping of charges against 19 of the group, who are currently still in Russia on bail.
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