London Greenpeace activist granted bail by Russia

A London activist arrested by Russian authorities during a Greenpeace protest against drilling in the Arctic has been granted bail. Journalist Kieron Bryan along with Alex Harris from Devon are the first of the six Britons in the so-called Arctic 30 to be given bail.

Kieron Bryan at a bail hearing in Murmask, Russia earlier this month. Credit: Greenpeace

The six are among the 28 activists and two freelance journalists arrested by Russian security forces two months ago.

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Greenpeace activists given bail

London activists, Frank Hewetson and Kieron Bryan, who were arrested by Russian authorities during a Greenpeace protest against drilling in the Arctic have been granted bail.