Briton granted bail after Russia Arctic drilling protest

Briton Frank Hewetson and Ruslan Yakushev from Ukraine arrested by the Russian authorities during a Greenpeace protest against drilling in the Arctic have been granted bail.

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UN orders Arctic releases

A United Nations maritime tribunal has ruled Russia should release the Greenpeace ship, and all activists arrested on it during a protest against Arctic drilling. Four British activists and a UK journalist were earlier released from a Russian jail.