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Greenpeace Russia 'break-in'

Greenpeace have said their offices in Russia were broken into last night, with six men wearing balaclavas

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Greenpeace office 'break in' captured on CCTV

The masked men are seen entering Greenpeace's building in Murmansk Credit: Greenpeace

CCTV footage released by Greenpeace shows a number of men in balaclavas reportedly break into their offices in Murmansk, Russia.

Four of the masked intruders, captured on CCTV. Credit: Greenpeace

The group said a mock cage, due to be used in a stunt as part of a campaign today, was taken from their premises.

Russian authorities are holding 30 activists and journalists following the capture of their boat during a stunt to highlight the environmental impact of Arctic drilling.

CCTV footage captured this morning in Murmansk, Russia. Credit: Greenpeace

A court in Russia has charged the activists, and accompanying journalists, with piracy. They are currently imprisoned in jails in Murmansk, in the very north of Russia, and could face up to 15 years in jail.

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