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Extinction Rebellion disrupt London City Airport

A protester, who Extinction Rebellion says is former Paralympic athlete James Brown, lies on top of a British Airways plane at London City Airport, October 10. Protest organizers Extinction Rebellion had vowed to occupy the airport's terminal and shut down operations for three days as part of its action in the British capital.  



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A protester, who Extinction Rebellion says is former Paralympic athlete James Brown, lies on top of a British Airways plane at London City Airport, October 10. Protest organizers Extinction Rebellion had vowed to occupy the airport's terminal and...more

A protester, who Extinction Rebellion says is former Paralympic athlete James Brown, lies on top of a British Airways plane at London City Airport, October 10. Protest organizers Extinction Rebellion had vowed to occupy the airport's terminal and shut down operations for three days as part of its action in the British capital. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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An Extinction Rebellion protester stands on the top of the roof during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. A protester lay on top of a plane while another forced a jet to turn around on the runway as climate change activists descended on London City Airport on Thursday, causing some flight disruption as the number of arrests this week topped 1,000.    
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An Extinction Rebellion protester stands on the top of the roof during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. A protester lay on top of a plane while another forced a jet to turn around on the runway as climate change activists descended...more

An Extinction Rebellion protester stands on the top of the roof during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. A protester lay on top of a plane while another forced a jet to turn around on the runway as climate change activists descended on London City Airport on Thursday, causing some flight disruption as the number of arrests this week topped 1,000. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Extinction Rebellion protesters with bikes block a roundabout during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Extinction Rebellion protesters with bikes block a roundabout during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Extinction Rebellion protesters with bikes block a roundabout during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Extinction Rebellion protesters dressed as airport marshalls block the road during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Extinction Rebellion protesters dressed as airport marshalls block the road during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Extinction Rebellion protesters dressed as airport marshalls block the road during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Police officers detain an Extinction Rebellion protester during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Police officers detain an Extinction Rebellion protester during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Police officers detain an Extinction Rebellion protester during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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A police officer unglues an Extinction Rebellion protester's hand during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

A police officer unglues an Extinction Rebellion protester's hand during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

A police officer unglues an Extinction Rebellion protester's hand during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Extinction Rebellion protesters block the road outside of the airport during a demonstration at London City Airport,  October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Extinction Rebellion protesters block the road outside of the airport during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Extinction Rebellion protesters block the road outside of the airport during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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An Extinction Rebellion protester holds a placard during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

An Extinction Rebellion protester holds a placard during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

An Extinction Rebellion protester holds a placard during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Police officers detain Extinction Rebellion protester during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Police officers detain Extinction Rebellion protester during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Police officers detain Extinction Rebellion protester during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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An Extinction Rebellion protester helps a fellow protester to reach the top of the roof during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

An Extinction Rebellion protester helps a fellow protester to reach the top of the roof during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

An Extinction Rebellion protester helps a fellow protester to reach the top of the roof during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Security personnel remove a protester, who Extinction Rebellion says is former Paralympic athlete James Brown, lying on top of a British Airways plane at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Security personnel remove a protester, who Extinction Rebellion says is former Paralympic athlete James Brown, lying on top of a British Airways plane at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Security personnel remove a protester, who Extinction Rebellion says is former Paralympic athlete James Brown, lying on top of a British Airways plane at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Extinction Rebellion protesters with bikes block a roundabout during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Extinction Rebellion protesters with bikes block a roundabout during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Extinction Rebellion protesters with bikes block a roundabout during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Police officers detain an Extinction Rebellion protester during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Police officers detain an Extinction Rebellion protester during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Police officers detain an Extinction Rebellion protester during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Extinction Rebellion protesters block the road outside of the airport during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Extinction Rebellion protesters block the road outside of the airport during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Extinction Rebellion protesters block the road outside of the airport during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Police officers detain an Extinction Rebellion protester during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Police officers detain an Extinction Rebellion protester during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Police officers detain an Extinction Rebellion protester during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Police officers detain an Extinction Rebellion protester during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Police officers detain an Extinction Rebellion protester during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Police officers detain an Extinction Rebellion protester during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Police officers detain Extinction Rebellion protestors during a demonstration at London City Airport, October.  
 REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Police officers detain Extinction Rebellion protestors during a demonstration at London City Airport, October. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Police officers detain Extinction Rebellion protestors during a demonstration at London City Airport, October. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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A police officer checks on an Extinction Rebellion protester with bikes as they block a roundabout during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10.  
 REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

A police officer checks on an Extinction Rebellion protester with bikes as they block a roundabout during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

A police officer checks on an Extinction Rebellion protester with bikes as they block a roundabout during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Extinction Rebellion protesters with bikes block a roundabout during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Extinction Rebellion protesters with bikes block a roundabout during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Extinction Rebellion protesters with bikes block a roundabout during a demonstration, near London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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An Extinction Rebellion protester stands on the top of the roof during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

An Extinction Rebellion protester stands on the top of the roof during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

An Extinction Rebellion protester stands on the top of the roof during a demonstration at London City Airport, October 10. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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