Man arrested in connection with anti-Trump paraglider protest in Scotland

TheHill | 7/14/2018 | Emily Birnbaum
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The Scotland police on Saturday arrested and charged a man in connection with the anti-Trump paraglider protest at President Trump's Turnberry golf course, according to the New York Times.

The police said in a statement that they had arrested the 55-year-old man in connection with an incident when a "powered parachute was flown in the vicinity of the Turnberry Hotel."

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The man reportedly flew through a no-fly zone.

Videos shared on social media on Friday night showed a man flying over Trump's Scottish golf resort carrying a banner that read "Trump: Well Below Par."

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The protest was apparently organized by Greenpeace, an environmental organization with chapters all over the world, who said they were hoping to draw attention to Trump's record on the environment and immigration.

The Greenpeace U.K. Twitter account posted they hit the president "where it hurts - at his golf course."

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"Trump does not believe in climate change," Greenpeace tweeted on Saturday. "He's pulled the US...
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