Shell Petrol Station Action in Davos

Photo | 4 February, 2013

25 activists from across Europe, including some dressed as polar bears shut down a Shell petrol station near the World Economic Forum in Davos, in protest against the companyís Arctic drilling program off Alaska. Activists from Germany, Switzerland, France and Italy chain to fuel pumps together to stop them from operating, and have placed three tonnes of ice on the forecourt, blocking the station. Activists also unfurl banners reading: ëArctic Oil: Too Risky'

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