Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Arctic-Circle-Conference-in-Reykjavik-27MZIFVIEZ1Q.htmlConceptually similarArctic Circle Conference in ReykjavikGP04VDLCompleted★★★★Arctic Circle Conference in ReykjavikGP04VDTCompleted★★★★Arctic Circle Conference in ReykjavikGP04VDSCompleted★★★★Arctic Circle Conference in ReykjavikGP04VDZCompleted★★★★Arctic Circle Conference in ReykjavikGP04VCQCompleted★★★★Arctic Circle Conference in ReykjavikGP04VDICompleted★★★★Arctic Circle Conference in ReykjavikGP04VDJCompleted★★★★Arctic Circle Conference in ReykjavikGP04VDKCompleted★★★★Arctic Circle Conference in ReykjavikGP04VDMCompleted★★★★View AllGP04VDPArctic Circle Conference in ReykjavikArtur Chilingarov speaks at the Arctic Circle Conference in Reykjavik and is later met by Kumi Naidoo the International Executive head of Greenpeace. Kumi raised concerns about the detained activists called 'The Arctic Thirty', both formally in the meeting and informally after the session. Chilingarov is seen as the 'Grandfather' of Russian Arctic exploration, he led the infamous mission to plant a Russian flag on the sea bed, at the North Pole. He is a a polar explorer and member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, awarded the title of Hero of the Soviet Union in 1986 and the title of Hero of the Russian Federation in 2008. He is the president of State Polar Academy. Greenpeace is attending the Arctic Circle conference that takes place on October 12th-14th in Reykjavík, Iceland. Outside the conference activists dressed as polar bears are demanding that the 28 Greenpeace activists and 2 freelance journalists who are accused for piracy in Russia should be released. The activists ask people to support the Arctic 30 by writing letters to their Russian embassies.Locations:Europe-Iceland-ReykjavíkDate:11 Oct, 2013Credit:© Greenpeace / Nick CobbingMaximum size:2800px X 1867pxKeywords:Arctic 30 (campaign title)-Conferences-Court cases-Day-Gazprom-Greenpeace executive directors-Greenpeace staff-Indoors-KWCI (GPI)-Law-Men-Offshore drilling-Oil (Industry)-Oil drilling-Russian Government-Save the Arctic (campaign title)-Scientists-Two peopleShoot:Arctic Circle Conference in ReykjavikGreenpeace is attending the Arctic Circle conference that takes place on October 12th-14th in Reykjavík, Iceland. Kumi Naidoo, International Executive Director of Greenpeace, holds a press conference about the issue of the Arctic 30. Outside the conference activists dressed as polar bears are demanding that the 28 Greenpeace activists and 2 freelance journalists who are accused for piracy in Russia should be released. The activists ask people to support the Arctic 30 by writing letters to their Russian embassies.