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Thursday, 14 September 2017

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100 clean air activists flash mob world's largest auto show
Frankfurt, 14 September 2017 – Following German Chancellor, Angela Merkel's opening tour of the IAA international auto show today, 100 Greenpeace Germany activists staged a performance to demand protection from the health impacts of diesel pollution. Dressed as sick patients, peaceful protestors gathered in silence in one of the exhibition halls and staged a theatrical performance. Later, they burst into a coughing fit and they left behind their breathing masks at the stands of car manufacturers. Greenpeace Germany aims to highlight that, while the car industry at the IAA is announcing the launch of many new electric car models over the coming years, it still intends to focus on selling...
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