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Blockades across Canada to protest pipeline

First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 13, 2020. Protesters blocked railways and ports and held demonstrations across the country in support of the Wet'suwet'en Nation, an indigenous community whose hereditary chiefs oppose construction of British Columbia's Coastal GasLink pipeline project on their lands.

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First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 13, 2020. Protesters blocked railways and ports and held demonstrations across the country in support of the...more

First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 13, 2020. Protesters blocked railways and ports and held demonstrations across the country in support of the Wet'suwet'en Nation, an indigenous community whose hereditary chiefs oppose construction of British Columbia's Coastal GasLink pipeline project on their lands. REUTERS/Chris Helgren
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Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline block the eastbound tracks on the CP rail bridge in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline block the eastbound tracks on the CP rail bridge in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline block the eastbound tracks on the CP rail bridge in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier
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A "Stop Colonization" sign is taped to a camper as First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

A "Stop Colonization" sign is taped to a camper as First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

A "Stop Colonization" sign is taped to a camper as First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren
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Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline wave to traffic on the Mary Hill Bypass, as they block the eastbound tracks on the CP rail bridge in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline wave to traffic on the Mary Hill Bypass, as they block the eastbound tracks on the CP rail bridge in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline wave to traffic on the Mary Hill Bypass, as they block the eastbound tracks on the CP rail bridge in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier
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Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline take over MLA David Eby's constituency office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline take over MLA David Eby's constituency office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline take over MLA David Eby's constituency office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier
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Protester Herb Varley takes a seat while staffer Natalie Knight leaves, as protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline take over MLA David Eby's constituency office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Protester Herb Varley takes a seat while staffer Natalie Knight leaves, as protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline take over MLA David Eby's constituency office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer...more

Protester Herb Varley takes a seat while staffer Natalie Knight leaves, as protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline take over MLA David Eby's constituency office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier
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A woman holds maps as First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

A woman holds maps as First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

A woman holds maps as First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren
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A Metro Vancouver Transit officer watches as a train passes on the westbound track as protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline block the eastbound tracks on the CP rail bridge in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

A Metro Vancouver Transit officer watches as a train passes on the westbound track as protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline block the eastbound tracks on the CP rail bridge in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020....more

A Metro Vancouver Transit officer watches as a train passes on the westbound track as protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline block the eastbound tracks on the CP rail bridge in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier
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Shra'tha of Yukon territory (C) plays a drum as protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline occupy MLA David Eby's constituency office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Shra'tha of Yukon territory (C) plays a drum as protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline occupy MLA David Eby's constituency office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Shra'tha of Yukon territory (C) plays a drum as protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline occupy MLA David Eby's constituency office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier
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Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline block the eastbound tracks on the CP rail bridge in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline block the eastbound tracks on the CP rail bridge in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline block the eastbound tracks on the CP rail bridge in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier
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A man walks dogs across train tracks as First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block the route servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

A man walks dogs across train tracks as First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block the route servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

A man walks dogs across train tracks as First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block the route servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren
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A snowplow is parked at a railway crossing as First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 12, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

A snowplow is parked at a railway crossing as First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 12, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

A snowplow is parked at a railway crossing as First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 12, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren
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Protesters block an entrance to the British Columbia legislature in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada February 11, 2020. Steve Sxwithultxw from Penelakut tribe via REUTERS

Protesters block an entrance to the British Columbia legislature in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada February 11, 2020. Steve Sxwithultxw from Penelakut tribe via REUTERS

Protesters block an entrance to the British Columbia legislature in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada February 11, 2020. Steve Sxwithultxw from Penelakut tribe via REUTERS
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Protesters block the Halifax port railway in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada February 11, 2020. Laura Cutmore/via REUTERS

Protesters block the Halifax port railway in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada February 11, 2020. Laura Cutmore/via REUTERS

Protesters block the Halifax port railway in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada February 11, 2020. Laura Cutmore/via REUTERS
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Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline cram into MLA David Eby's constituency office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline cram into MLA David Eby's constituency office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline cram into MLA David Eby's constituency office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier
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Elissa Heisch (left) and C. Naran sit on the floor as protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline occupy MLA David Eby's constituency office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Elissa Heisch (left) and C. Naran sit on the floor as protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline occupy MLA David Eby's constituency office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Elissa Heisch (left) and C. Naran sit on the floor as protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline occupy MLA David Eby's constituency office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier
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A list of demands is taped to a computer monitor as protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline occupy MLA David Eby's office, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

A list of demands is taped to a computer monitor as protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline occupy MLA David Eby's office, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

A list of demands is taped to a computer monitor as protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline occupy MLA David Eby's office, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier
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First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren
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Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline occupy MLA David Eby's constituency office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline occupy MLA David Eby's constituency office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline occupy MLA David Eby's constituency office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier
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First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 12, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 12, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 12, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren
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Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline wave to traffic on the Mary Hill Bypass, as they block the eastbound tracks on the CP rail bridge in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline wave to traffic on the Mary Hill Bypass, as they block the eastbound tracks on the CP rail bridge in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier

Protesters against the Coastal GasLink pipeline wave to traffic on the Mary Hill Bypass, as they block the eastbound tracks on the CP rail bridge in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier
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First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Belleville, Ontario, Canada February 8, 2020. REUTERS/Alex Filipe

First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Belleville, Ontario, Canada February 8, 2020. REUTERS/Alex Filipe

First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Belleville, Ontario, Canada February 8, 2020. REUTERS/Alex Filipe
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First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 9, 2020. REUTERS/Alex Filipe

First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 9, 2020. REUTERS/Alex Filipe

First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Tyendinaga, Ontario, Canada February 9, 2020. REUTERS/Alex Filipe
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Protesters block an entrance to the British Columbia legislature in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada February 11, 2020. Steve Sxwithultxw from Penelakut tribe via REUTERS

Protesters block an entrance to the British Columbia legislature in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada February 11, 2020. Steve Sxwithultxw from Penelakut tribe via REUTERS

Protesters block an entrance to the British Columbia legislature in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada February 11, 2020. Steve Sxwithultxw from Penelakut tribe via REUTERS
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First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Belleville, Ontario, Canada February 8, 2020. REUTERS/Alex Filipe

First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Belleville, Ontario, Canada February 8, 2020. REUTERS/Alex Filipe

First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Belleville, Ontario, Canada February 8, 2020. REUTERS/Alex Filipe
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First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Belleville, Ontario, Canada February 8, 2020. REUTERS/Alex Filipe

First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Belleville, Ontario, Canada February 8, 2020. REUTERS/Alex Filipe

First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Belleville, Ontario, Canada February 8, 2020. REUTERS/Alex Filipe
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First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Belleville, Ontario, Canada February 8, 2020. REUTERS/Alex Filipe

First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Belleville, Ontario, Canada February 8, 2020. REUTERS/Alex Filipe

First Nations members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory block train tracks servicing Via Rail in Belleville, Ontario, Canada February 8, 2020. REUTERS/Alex Filipe
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