Climate protesters storm open-pit mine in western Germany

Policemen secure a bucket wheel excavator at the Garzweiler brown coal mine in Garzweiler, western Germany, where climate activists entered the grounds on June 22, 2019, during a weekend of massive protests in a growing "climate civil disobedience" movement. Anti-coal activists try to occupy the Garzweiler open-cast lignite mine in a protest to demand action against global warming, now one of the hottest issues on the European political agenda. - Germany OUT / AFP / dpa / Federico Gambarini





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