Musician Damon Albarn has said charges of piracy made against 30 Greenpeace activists in Russia is "ridiculous", as he joined hundreds at a central London vigil outside the embassy.
"It does seem to be a slightly different idea in Russia's collective head about what activism actually represents", Albarn said.
"They need to understand that these people are not a threat. This is something that is very human. It is not a political issue."
More top news
Rohey Hydara said that she "condemns" her husband's actions, almost a week after he killed four people.
The supermarket chain agreed to pay the hefty sum following a false accounting scandal which saw it overestimate profits in 2014.
The female runner almost collapsed towards the end of a half-marathon - but still completed the race with a helping hand or two.