Fourteen Greenpeace activists from Arctic Sunrise boat already charged with piracy
According to the latest data, 14 out of 30 crew members of Greenpeace's Arctic Sunrise boat were charged on Wednesday, Greenpeace Russia's lawyer Mikhail Kreindlin told Interfax.
"According to our information, 14 activists have been charged. All have been charged with piracy," the lawyer said.
Russian, British, Brazilian, Finnish and Dutch citizens are among those charged, Kreindlin said.
Greenpeace does not know yet whether all other members of the Arctic Sunrise crew will be charged on Wednesday, Kreindlin said.
First two Greenpeace activists charged with sea piracy
The first two members of the Greenpeace Arctic Sunrise crew were indicted in Murmansk on Wednesday, Greenpeace Russia lawyer Mikhail Kreindlin told Interfax. "Two of our activists have been charged with perpetrating sea piracy within an organized group. They are citizens of Brazil and the United Kingdom," he said. Read more>>>