North Dakota: Four Water Protectors Arrested Opposing Pipeline

29.12.2016 - Democracy Now!

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North Dakota: Four Water Protectors Arrested Opposing Pipeline
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In North Dakota, water protectors fighting the Dakota Access pipeline say police arrested four people on Tuesday near a construction site where workers with Energy Transfer Partners hope to drill under the Missouri River. Water protectors say the four were taking part in a peaceful prayer walk and encountered police armed with a water cannon, riot gear and armored vehicles.

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