Campaigners stage climate protests across continents

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BERLIN (AP) — Environmental campaigners staged protests on several continents Friday to press their demands for more government action to curb global warming ahead of the upcoming U.N. climate summit in Glasgow.

Campaigners stage climate protests across continents
© Provided by Associated Press Exile Tibetans participate in a street protest to highlight environmental issues in Tibet ahead of the COP26 summit, in Dharmsala, India, Friday, Oct. 22, 2021. (AP Photo/Ashwini Bhatia)

Protesters rallied in Uganda, Bangladesh, India and Germany to call for measures that prevent dangerous levels of warming and take account of the plight of the world’s poorest, who are particularly hard-hit by climate change.

Campaigners stage climate protests across continents
© Provided by Associated Press Exile Tibetans participate in a street protest to highlight environmental issues in Tibet ahead of the COP26 summit, in Dharmsala, India, Friday, Oct. 22, 2021. (AP Photo/Ashwini Bhatia)

Thousands of mostly young people rallied at Berlin’s iconic Brandenburg Gate, with many carrying banners calling on the next German government to place greater emphasis on tackling climate change.

Three parties, including the environmentalist Greens, are negotiating to form a coalition government following the Sept. 26 election that saw outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel’s center-right Union bloc come second.

The Union bloc is not part of those talks, though Merkel is expected to attend the U.N. climate talks next month in her role as head of a caretaker government.

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