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'If this is what it takes': London? reacts to the Extinction Rebellion ?'shutdown'

Credit: The Guardian Studio
Published on April 18, 2019 - Duration: 04:04s

'If this is what it takes': London? reacts to the Extinction Rebellion ?'shutdown'

As thousands of protesters use roadblocks and glue to paralyse parts of central London, the Guardian's Bruno Rinvolucri finds out how the public and the police are reacting to the disruption.

Demonstrators have taken part in civil disobedience protests, blockading four landmarks in the capital in an attempt to force the government to take action on the escalating climate crisis.

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