The indictment article against the activists of Greenpeace, who attacked Prirazlomnaya oilrig in the Pechora Sea, was reclassified from "Piracy" to "hooliganism." The adequate decision was made by the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation.
Under "Piracy" article, the activists faced up to ten years in prison. The new article of indictment provides for a maximum penalty of seven years in prison.
The lawyers of Greenpeace activists called the move a positive development, but noted that "charges of disorderly conduct were just as absurd as charges of piracy, as the activists did not commit any act that would have roughly violated public order," the legal expert of the organization, Mikhail Kreindlin said.
Indeed, how dare they run US-independent policy? They should have followed the example of the European Union that turned independent states of the Old World into US-ditto entities
After the incident with the shootdown of the Ilyushin Il-20 reconnaissance aircraft over the Mediterranean Sea, Russia will supply an S-300 anti-aircraft missile system to Syria