Climate activists block entrance to London Stock Exchange

ABC News | 4/25/2019 | Staff
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Environmental activists who have brought disruption to the British capital for more than a week blocked the main entrance to the London Stock Exchange on Thursday, gluing themselves to the doorway while wearing LED displays reading "climate emergency."

Several demonstrators also climbed atop a train at Canary Wharf station in east London's business district as they focused on the city's financial centers during a final day of protests in the capital.

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The group Extinction Rebellion said it was targeting the financial services industry for "funding climate and ecological destruction."

Activists held signs saying "business as usual = death" and "don't jail the canaries."

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