Russia softens charges against Greenpeace activists from piracy to hooliganism

Russia’s Investigative Committee has stated that the charges against the Greenpeace activists from the Arctic Sunrise have been softened from “piracy” to “hooliganism”.

“The actions of those involved in the criminal case have been reclassified to the charge of hooliganism,” the spokesman for the Investigative Committee, Vladimir Markin, told the RIA Novosti news agency…more
 

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On Sept 19, 2023 ahead of the Climate Ambition Summit in New York City, climate activists gathered for a rally and civil disobedience outside Bank of America Tower in Midtown Manhattan as part of the March to End Fossil Fuels wave of actions resulting in multiple arrests. Activists demand Bank of America to “Defund Climate Chaos and Defend Human Rights” Photo: Erik McGregor (CC BY-NC 2.0 Deed)

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