Action Against Gazprom’s Arctic Drilling

Rob Almeida
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September 25, 2013

russian coast guard greenpeace Prirazlomnaya

A Russian Coast guard officer approaches a Greenpeace International activist as five activists attempt to climb the ‘Prirazlomnaya,’ an oil platform operated by Russian state-owned energy giant Gazprom platform in Russias Pechora Sea. This is one example of the disproportionate use of force by the Russian authorities during a peaceful protest. The activists are there to stop it from becoming the first to produce oil from the ice-filled waters of the Arctic.


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