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Environmentalists in Moscow hold placards reading "Exxon! Stop robbing Russia!" during a July 2005 protest against the Sakhalin-II project (ITAR-TASS)
May 21, 2006 -- The Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF) today pleaded with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to deny financing for a major oil and gas project in Russia's Far East.