Swedish local weather activist Greta Thunberg was hauled away and detained on Tuesday throughout a protest at a German village being razed to make manner for a coal mine enlargement, police stated.
“The group is within the custody of the police,” a police spokeswoman stated when requested in regards to the arrest of Thunberg and different activists within the western village of Luetzerath.
Images confirmed Greta Thunberg being picked up by cops sporting helmets after which walked to a ready bus.
Those detained had “damaged away from the demonstration” and ran in the direction of the sting of an open pit, police stated.
Police stated they have been working to establish the protesters in custody, and a call can be made later about what additional motion to take.
The spokeswoman stated the activists had not been formally arrested.
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