The Week in Pictures: Chaos at COP15 and More

Emma Grady
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December 18, 2009

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Whose Summit? Our Summit! Bella Center Erupts in Protest (Slideshow)

NGO access to the Bella Center has been all but cut off. Friends of the Earth and Avaaz had their accreditation revoked. Nnimmo Bassey, head of FOE Intl, was ejected from the venue. The day before Climate Justice Action's Tadzio Müller was arrested preemptively on charges of inciting unrest.

Wednesday morning marches descended on the Bella Center from locations in central Copenhagen. A bit before noon a group inside the venue began marching outside to meet them. They were turned back at the end of police truncheons.

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Image credit: Matthew McDermott