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Russia: Turkish Greenpeace activist granted bail

Russian Federation, St Petersburg
November 21, 2013 at 12:00 GMT +00:00 · Published

Russia: Turkish Greenpeace activist granted bail

Turkish Arctic 30 activist Gizen Akhan was granted bail in Primorsky District Court in St. Petersburg on Thursday.

Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu also announced on Thursday that he had written a letter to Sergei Lavrov, his Russian counterpart, in a bid to secure the release of Akhan. A total of 26 of 30 have now been granted bail in St. Petersburg, while 5 of those granted bail are now out of jail.

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Russia: Turkish Greenpeace activist granted bail

Turkish Arctic 30 activist Gizen Akhan was granted bail in Primorsky District Court in St. Petersburg on Thursday.

Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu also announced on Thursday that he had written a letter to Sergei Lavrov, his Russian counterpart, in a bid to secure the release of Akhan. A total of 26 of 30 have now been granted bail in St. Petersburg, while 5 of those granted bail are now out of jail.

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