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Climate activists occupy German coal mine

Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, Germany June 22, 2019. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, Germany June 22, 2019. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, Germany June 22, 2019. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Environmental activists are seen inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists are seen inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists are seen inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Police officers stand inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Police officers stand inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Police officers stand inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Police officers detain an environmental activist inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Police officers detain an environmental activist inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Police officers detain an environmental activist inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Police officers are seen inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Police officers are seen inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Police officers are seen inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists sit inside a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Environmental activists enter a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists enter a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists enter a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Police officers block environmental activists as they gather near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Police officers block environmental activists as they gather near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Police officers block environmental activists as they gather near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Environmental activists walk amid the red smoke from flares during a protest against the climate change near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists walk amid the red smoke from flares during a protest against the climate change near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists walk amid the red smoke from flares during a protest against the climate change near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Environmental activists walk through a field near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists walk through a field near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists walk through a field near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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A police officer blocks environmental activists walking near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

A police officer blocks environmental activists walking near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

A police officer blocks environmental activists walking near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Police officers block environmental activists as they gather near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Police officers block environmental activists as they gather near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Police officers block environmental activists as they gather near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Environmental activists walk through a field near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists walk through a field near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists walk through a field near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Environmental activists gather near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists gather near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists gather near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Police officers block environmental activists as they gather near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Police officers block environmental activists as they gather near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Police officers block environmental activists as they gather near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Environmental activists block the rails during a protest against the climate change outside Neurath Power Station operated by RWE near Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine near Rommerskirchen, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists block the rails during a protest against the climate change outside Neurath Power Station operated by RWE near Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine near Rommerskirchen, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists block the rails during a protest against the climate change outside Neurath Power Station operated by RWE near Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine near Rommerskirchen, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Environmental activists block the railways as they protest against the climate change near Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine near Rommerskirchen, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists block the railways as they protest against the climate change near Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine near Rommerskirchen, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists block the railways as they protest against the climate change near Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine near Rommerskirchen, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Environmental activists attend a march during a protest against the climate change near Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists attend a march during a protest against the climate change near Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists attend a march during a protest against the climate change near Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Environmental activists gather near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists gather near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Environmental activists gather near a pit of Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine during a protest against the climate change near Duesseldorf, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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An environmental activist lays on the rails during a protest against the climate change outside Neurath Power Station operated by RWE near Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine near Rommerskirchen, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

An environmental activist lays on the rails during a protest against the climate change outside Neurath Power Station operated by RWE near Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine near Rommerskirchen, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

An environmental activist lays on the rails during a protest against the climate change outside Neurath Power Station operated by RWE near Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine near Rommerskirchen, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Police officers look at environmental activists which walk the rail as they block it during a protest against the climate change outside Neurath Power Station operated by RWE near Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine near Rommerskirchen, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Police officers look at environmental activists which walk the rail as they block it during a protest against the climate change outside Neurath Power Station operated by RWE near Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine near Rommerskirchen, June 22....more

Police officers look at environmental activists which walk the rail as they block it during a protest against the climate change outside Neurath Power Station operated by RWE near Garzweiler open cast brown coal mine near Rommerskirchen, June 22. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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