October 8, 2018 / 9:38 AM / 2 years ago

Greenpeace activists scale German embassy in London to protest against coal

Greenpeace activists abseil down the facade of Germany's embassy as they unfurl a banner against coal, in London, Britain, October 8, 2018. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

LONDON (Reuters) - Activists from environmental group Greenpeace scaled the German embassy in London on Monday, unfurling a giant green banner which called for an end to the use of coal.

At least five activists scaled the building on Belgrave Square with a banner which read: “Exit Coal - Protect Hambach Forest,” according to a Reuters photographer at the scene.

Reporting by Peter Nicholls, editing by Guy Faulconbridge

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