Greenpeace activist expected to be granted bail

A Greenpeace activist from Oxfordshire, who is being held in Moscow, is expected to be granted bail today.

Phil Ball, from Chipping Norton, was part of a group arrested in the Russian capital when they tried to board an oil platform in protest over plans to develop off-shore oil fields in the Arctic.

Seven others have already been bailed.

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Activist freed from Russian jail

A Greenpeace activist from Oxfordshire, who was being held in Moscow, has been released from jail. Philip Ball was granted bail last week.