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Climate activists clog up the private plane terminal in Geneva – Completely absurd travel way in the middle of the climate crisis

the Ten climate activists clog the Saturday, access to a private plane terminal area in Geneva, Switzerland. The protesters are demanding an end to private aircraft travel.

Extinction of the rebellion -group of the spokesman Micael Metry described the luxurious travel method for the absurd.

we're in the middle of the climate problem. Private aircraft carbon dioxide emissions are 20 times higher per person compared to the passenger aircraft's, Metry said.

Metry, it is important to judge collectively, the ”completely absurd and unreasonable” travel time”, which only a very small fraction of the world's people to the hobby.

from Lausanne from the Sonia Ediger , in turn, requires that private planes flying ”the world's most influential people come down from the cloud castle is.”

Protesters in the terminal leading to the fairway was calm. Activists calling guitar, singing and dancing. There were plenty of police officers, who followed from the sidelines of the event.

this afternoon the police asked the activists personal information and urge them to leave the place. The group left the area peacefully. A police spokesman told reporters that they have not so far decided whether the activists of the terminal block of the downstream consequences.

Extinction of the rebellion describes itself as an international network, which organizes non-violent civil disobedience in. Network requires governments to take immediate stronger action against climate change.

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Source: AFP

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