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Russia to pay $3M in Greenpeace ship settlement

May 18, 2019 - 11:30 AM

The settlement, reached after the Dutch dragged Moscow to various courts, was reached after talks between Dutch Foreign Minister Stef Blok and Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov

ARCTIC SUNRISE. In this file photo taken on February 22, 2005, Greenpeace ship the "Arctic Sunrise" arrives to the Canary Islands.  Photo by Samuel Aranda / AFP

Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise returns to warm welcome

Aug 10, 2014 - 3:31 PM

The ship arrived in the Netherlands almost a year after it was seized by Russia during a protest against Arctic oil drilling

The ship Arctic Sunrise arrives in Amsterdam, Netherlands, 9 August 2014. Image courtesy Greenpeace

Stars in global vigil over activists held in Russia

Oct 06, 2013 - 12:09 AM

Pressure mounts to release Greenpeace protesters against Arctic oil drilling

CLAMOR. Damon Albarn of British band Blur and actor Jude Law in London rally. Photo: Carl Court/AFP

Russia to charge Greenpeace activists with piracy – report

Oct 02, 2013 - 9:33 AM

If found guilty the 30 detained activists could face a maximum punishment of 15 years in jail

SEIZED. The seized Greenpeace ice breaker 'Arctic Sunrise' (front) is towed by a Russian Coast Guard vessel (behind) along the Kola Bay of the Barents Sea, some 40 kilometers from Murmansk, Russia, 24 September 2013. EPA/Angela Kolyada

Greenpeace ship defies Russia by entering Arctic route

Aug 24, 2013 - 10:35 PM

Russian officials have said the ship owner was violating Russian law and the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea

IN PROTEST. Greenpeace 'Arctic Sunrise' entered the Northern Sea Route in protest to the plans by Russia's top oil firm Rosneft and its US partner ExxonMobil to drill near the Russian Arctic National Park. Photo by EPA/NICK COBBING/GREENPEACE