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USA: Greenpeace activists protest Royal Dutch Shell drilling rig01:11

USA: Greenpeace activists protest Royal Dutch Shell drilling rig

United States, Puget Sound
May 15, 2015 at 08:33 GMT +00:00 · Published

Greenpeace activists organised a protest on boats on Friday against an Arctic drilling rig belonging to 'Royal Dutch Shell,' which was recently brought to the Puget Sound near Seattle.

Dozens of activists on boats brought several protest banners with messages on them including 'The people versus Shell.' They demonstrated in front of the Shell drilling rig.

Seattle will be used by Royal Dutch Shell as a base, where they will store drilling equipment. The company intends to continue exploring and drilling in the Chukchi Sea in Alaska.

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Greenpeace activists organised a protest on boats on Friday against an Arctic drilling rig belonging to 'Royal Dutch Shell,' which was recently brought to the Puget Sound near Seattle.

Dozens of activists on boats brought several protest banners with messages on them including 'The people versus Shell.' They demonstrated in front of the Shell drilling rig.

Seattle will be used by Royal Dutch Shell as a base, where they will store drilling equipment. The company intends to continue exploring and drilling in the Chukchi Sea in Alaska.