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Mãe com filho doente bloqueado por nozes ecológicas, mas a polícia diz ao público para não intervir

ECO loons blocked more roads yesterday — with a mum screaming they were delaying a sick child as traffic ground to a halt.

Furious drivers dragged Just Stop Oil activists out of the way as they blocked two streets near Spitalfields market in Leste de Londres.

Furious drivers dragged Just Stop Oil activists out of the way as they blocked two streets near Spitalfields market

Furious drivers dragged Just Stop Oil activists out of the way as they blocked two streets near Spitalfields marketCrédito: Reuters
A motorist attempts to drag away activists blocking a road during a protest in London

A motorist attempts to drag away activists blocking a road during a protest in LondonCrédito: Reuters

Mas Met Police Assistant Commissioner Matt Twist said people should not “directly intervene” with protesters — despite the “significant disruption and frustration”.

Ele adicionou: “I know the public have had enough of a small number of people disrupting them. They are affecting people’s businesses and lives.

“I would urge the public to call us. We are determined to bring those causing chaos and disruption to justice.”

He added the force had arrested 651 people while responding to Just Stop Oil stunts since October 1 — accounting for more than 7,900 Policial shifts.

Protesters are demanding the Government halts all new oil and gas licences and consents, but their stunts have infuriated motorists.

No sábado, drivers were filmed pulling the posh protesters from streets in Kensington, oeste de Londres.

E ontem, near Spitalfields, officers started making arrests and moving protesters.

Activist Ben Humphrey, 56, a nurse in Nottingham, disse: “I’m here because I’m terrified of the future.”

As part of a month-long campaign of direct action, Just Stop Oil have blocked roads in various locations.

Members of the public lined up to slam the zealots and back drivers on mídia social.

Ann Morris tweetou: “Most people are aware of climate change but many don’t have time to be stopped from going about their lives because they will lose wages.”

Outro disse: “These are ordinary people, trying to go about their daily lives you’re disrupting and antagonising.”

Ontem, we reported how veteran Tory MP Iain Duncan Smith teve slammed the activists, ditado: “I don’t just believe they are putting lives at risk — they have put lives at risk.

“There need to be severe punishments. They are ruining lives and need to be heavily fined.

“They need to go to prisão. That is the only solution for this.”