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Greenpeace: ‘Our protest in the Arctic wasn’t piracy’ – I think the Russians disagree!

From the article: But, what would you say to people that accuse the Greenpeace activists of trespass? Do you think that is something that should be allowed?  Well, we haven’t been charged with trespass, we have been charged with piracy. Quite clearly we are not pirates. Piracy has to be committed against a ship. This is an oil platform, not a ship. And it also has to be done with a threat of violence. [email protected] 16:06