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UK: Protesters outside BBC HQ call for honest coverage of climate change01:51

UK: Protesters outside BBC HQ call for honest coverage of climate change

United Kingdom, London
December 22, 2018 at 05:21 GMT +00:00 · Published

Extinction Rebellion activists rallied in front of the BBC London Headquarters, calling for the broadcaster to include the issue of climate change in its coverage, Friday.

The protesters stayed at the site from early afternoon till late night, even causing a temporary lockdown with people being unable to leave or enter the building.

"We need solutions now, we need BBC to tell the truth. We need BBC to be part of the solution, prepare people for the potential of an extinction of the human species," stressed one of the protesters.

Police cordoned off the area, preventing the activists from approaching the building.

UK: Protesters outside BBC HQ call for honest coverage of climate change01:51
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Extinction Rebellion activists rallied in front of the BBC London Headquarters, calling for the broadcaster to include the issue of climate change in its coverage, Friday.

The protesters stayed at the site from early afternoon till late night, even causing a temporary lockdown with people being unable to leave or enter the building.

"We need solutions now, we need BBC to tell the truth. We need BBC to be part of the solution, prepare people for the potential of an extinction of the human species," stressed one of the protesters.

Police cordoned off the area, preventing the activists from approaching the building.

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