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USA: Extinction Rebellion activists stage 'die-in' at San Francisco rally

United States, San Francisco
October 17, 2019 at 07:51 GMT +00:00 · Published

Dozens of activists held a rally in San Francisco on Wednesday as part of Extinction Rebellion (XR) demonstrations demanding government action on climate change.

Footage shows XR supporters walking from the city hall with the rally culminating in a 'die in' with protesters lying on the ground in reference to victims of climate change.

Similar protests were staged by the movement in cities across the globe including Berlin, London, Amsterdam and Sydney.

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Dozens of activists held a rally in San Francisco on Wednesday as part of Extinction Rebellion (XR) demonstrations demanding government action on climate change.

Footage shows XR supporters walking from the city hall with the rally culminating in a 'die in' with protesters lying on the ground in reference to victims of climate change.

Similar protests were staged by the movement in cities across the globe including Berlin, London, Amsterdam and Sydney.

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