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Climate change protests snarl up central London, 135 arrested

Reuters Monday, 7 October 2019
Climate change protesters blocked traffic across London's government district of Westminster on Monday as they launched two weeks of peaceful civil disobedience to call for urgent action to curb carbon emissions.
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