Free Kieron group is 'delighted' with dropped charges

The Free Kieron campaign group has tweeted to say it is "delighted" with the charges of piracy against three people from Devon including journalist Kieron Bryan, being dropped.


@ianaxton Hi Ian. We are delighted the charges of piracy have been dropped. Hooliganism can still mean a 7 year prison stretch. We fight on.


Devon 3 held in Russia

There are reports Russian authorities will press additional charges against several Greenpeace activists who were arrested for a protest at the country's first offshore Arctic oil rig.