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Climate protesters invade UK’s largest opencast coalmine

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Environmental activists in red boiler suits demonstrate at Ffos-y-fran mine, near Merthyr Tydfil in south Wales. Photograph: Kristian Buus

Hundreds of activists take control of vast site and bring operations to a halt as part of a coordinated global direct action against fossil fuel companies

May 3, 2016 — Hundreds of environmental activists have invaded the UK’s largest opencast coalmine and halted operations across the vast site. Continue reading Climate protesters invade UK’s largest opencast coalmine