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Russia stops Greenpeace ship protesting Arctic oil drilling

22.08.13 @ 09:24

  1. By EUOBSERVER

Russia has blocked Greenpeace icebreaker 'Arctic Sunrise' from entering the Kara Sea north of western Siberia. The pro-green group was planning to protest against risky oil exploration in the fragile Arctic environment by Exxon Mobil and Russia's energy giant Rosneft, the group said Wednesday.