Police arrest Wellington oil activists

PROTESTERS who scaled a high rise building in the Wellington CBD this week in New Zealand to protest offshore exploration activities by Austria’s OMV have been arrested by police.

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The two Greenpeace activists, Abigail Smith and Nick Hanafin, climbed the building using industrial climbing gear and unveiled several banners reading, ‘it's a climate emergency',