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Statoil: We haven't asked anyone to spy on Greenpeace for us.

A Norwegian firm which was until recently prospecting for oil in Northland says it didn't hire private investigators to spy on Greenpeace - but it does pay a firm to "ensure the safety" of its personnel.Last week environmental organisation...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Norway Removes Greenpeace Ship From Statoil Arctic Drill Site.

Norway's coast guard has removed Greenpeace protestors from a safety zone near Statoil drilling operations in the Korpfjell field of the Barents Sea, according to a new report in the Maritime Executive. The protestors used kayaks to infiltrate a 500-meter exclusion zone around the Songa Enabler on Thursday in order to ...

- - US

Greenpeace activists arrested after Barents Sea protest.

Activists from the environmental group Greenpeace said they were able to disrupt operations at a Statoil rig drilling for oil in the Barents Sea.

- UPI - US

Norway arrests 35 Greenpeace activists.

Truls Gulowsen, head of Greenpeace Norway, disputed the Coast Guard`s right to board the ship and urged Norwegian authorities to be more worried about climate change.

- Zee News - IN

Greenpeace activists stop Statoil rig drilling in the Arctic.

Friday, August 18: A New Zealander is among a group of activists who have halted a Statoil rig drilling in the Arctic.

- Scoop NZ - NZ

Norway authorities stop Greenpeace protests at Arctic well.

OSLO - Norwegian coast guards stopped Greenpeace from protesting at a site of the country's northernmost exploration well drilled by Statoil, the environmentalist group said on Thursday.

- Reuters - US

Greenpeace activists confront Norwegian government's Arctic oil drilling site.

Peaceful activists from the Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise have entered the exclusion zone of Statoil's oil rig, Songa Enabler in the Barents Sea with kayaks and inflatable boats, while swimmers are in the waters protesting with hand banners. The activists are there to deliver this message to the Norwegian government from ...

- WebWire - US

Activists plead not guilty in Trump Tower banner hanging.

Four Greenpeace activists accused of unfurling a banner from Trump Tower in Chicago last month to protest the president's stance on global warming have pleaded not guilty to felony charges.

- FOX News - US

From hippies to Silicon Valley: the birth of California design lies in Sixties counterculture.

California: Designing Freedom' is an exbition tracing the history of the tools that liberate us. While modern manifestations of the hippie' often include tie-dye T-shirts, recreational drug useĀ and Glastonbury's Greenpeace area, the movement traditionally refers to a prominent strand of 1960s and 70s American ...

- New Statesman - UK

72 years after Hiroshima, where is Japan's commitment to end nuclear weapons?.

Even with the passing of the UN's Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty, Japan still remains an outlier, betraying the hopes of atomic bomb survivors from Hiroshima and Nagasaki.It started with just 12 of them. With a bold mission, this group of activists set sail to Amchitka island off Alaska to protest the detonation of an ...

- Greenpeace - INT