Russia to file piracy charges against Greenpeace activists for anti-drilling protest in Arctic

  • by: ALEXANDER ROSLYAKOV , Associated Press
  • Updated: September 24, 2013 - 6:05 PM

MURMANSK, Russia — Russia's top investigative agency said Tuesday it will prosecute Greenpeace activists on piracy charges for trying to climb onto an Arctic offshore drilling platform owned by the state-controlled gas company Gazprom.

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