Brit held in Russia 'a journalist not an activist'

Labour MP for Camberwell and Peckham Harriet Harman has told ITV London that journalist Kieron Byron held in Russia over piracy charges, is "not a threat to the Russian state", adding that he should not be mistaken for an activist.


Peckham journo's bail 'rejected'

Greenpeace activists held in Russia on piracy charges have had their bail appeals rejected, according to Greenpeace. Peckham-based video journalist Kieron Bryan was arrested alongside activists when Russian authorities boarded their boat last month.