A British Greenpeace activist held in Russia on piracy charges has had his appeal to be released on bail rejected, according to a Greenpeace Twitter account:
UPDATE: The appeal to release activist Phillip Ball from UK on bail rejected by Regional Court of Murmansk #FreeTheArctic30
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