Climate-change protesters say they will target London's Heathrow Airport

LONDON (Reuters) - The Extinction Rebellion group of climate change campaigners said it planned to hold a protest at London’s Heathrow Airport on Friday, opening a new front in its demonstrations that have caused transport snarl-ups in the British capital.

Extinction Rebellion has blocked several locations in central London this week after it staged a semi-nude protest in parliament earlier this month. At least 460 people have been arrested so far this week.

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source: Reuters

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