Media playback is unsupported on your device

Jude Law joins Greenpeace protest in London

5 October 2013 Last updated at 15:27 BST

Protests are taking place in cities around the world in response to the detention of 30 Greenpeace activists in Russia.

The organisation has called for a day of "global solidarity" for the activists, who were charged after a protest at a Russian oil platform in the Arctic.

The entire crew of 30 on board the Arctic Sunrise, from which the protest was launched, have been charged with piracy. Six of the crew are from the UK.

Actor Jude Law is a supporter of Greenpeace and knows one of the detained men, logistics co-ordinator Frank Hewetson. He spoke to the BBC's Sarah Campbell at a protest outside the Russian embassy in London.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.