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Greenpeace protest at the Shard

Greenpeace activists, part of a group of six women, as they climb the Shard in central London, in protest at drilling in the Arctic.

Greenpeace activists climb London's Shard building

July 11, 2013

The six female protesters began their unauthorized ascent of the 310-metre high skyscraper shortly after 4 a.m. with the intention of

highlighting the environmental damage caused by drilling for oil in the

Arctic by Shell. The Shard is the tallest building in Western Europe.