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1000’s Halt Coal in Australia

Posted by mhudema on July 14, 2008

Protest halts coal train for six hours

Police used special powers against protestors in Newcastle yesterday.

Ben Cubby, Environment Reporter
July 14, 2008

THIRTY-SEVEN demonstrators were arrested after about 1000 people halted trains in Newcastle yesterday in a protest against the coal industry’s role in climate change.

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