Best of News


Greenpeace activists hold flags reading 'Free the Arctic 30' as they... News PhotoActivist,Conflict,Environmental Issues,Flag,Greenpeace,Greenpeace Arctic Sunrise Ship Case,Holding,Horizontal,Human Rights,International Landmark,Kremlin,Law,Moscow - Russia,Nautical Vessel,Panoramic,Politics,Protest,Russia,TrappedPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPGreenpeace activists hold flags reading 'Free the Arctic 30' as they go past the Kremlin by boat to protest the detention of the 'Arctic 30', a group of Greenpeace activists, on November 6, 2013, in Moscow. The 'Arctic 30' Greenpeace activists are in prison waiting trial on charges of hooliganism after having taken part in a protest action and attempted to climb a Gazprom oil rig in the Arctic sea. The activist's ship, the Arctic Sunrise, was also seized by Russian security forces. AFP PHOTO / VASILY MAXIMOV (Photo credit should read VASILY MAXIMOV/AFP/Getty Images)