Dakota Access Pipeline protesters refuse to leave as snowstorm hits
Wednesday, 30 November 2016 Anyone delivering supplies to Dakota Access oil pipeline protesters in North Dakota could face fines, the local sheriff's office warns. Thousands of demonstrators are hunkered down in the middle of a winter storm, ignoring the governor's mandatory evacuation order. Michelle Miller reports from one the camps near Cannon Ball.
Tension flared anew on the Dakota Access pipeline as protesters tried to push past a long-blocked bridge on a state highway, only to be turned back by a line of law enforcement using water cannon and what appeared to be tear gas. Sunday's skirmishes began around 6 p.m. after protesters removed a...
(Reuters) - The U.S. Army on Wednesday began the process of launching an environmental study of the Dakota Access pipeline crossing in North Dakota, a move that... Reuters - USAlso reported by •VOA News