Today: Tuesday, 21 May 2024 year

19 protesters were detained on the eve of the coronation in Britain.

19 protesters were detained on the eve of the coronation in Britain.

At least 19 Just Stop Oil protesters have been detained in Britain ahead of the coronation of King Charles III, Sky News reports.

In 2022, activists from the Just Stop Oil and Extinction Rebellion movements, who advocate for the cessation of oil and gas production, glued themselves to paintings in galleries, and organized various protests and demonstrations that led to traffic disruptions in central London.


“More than a dozen Just Stop Oil protesters were detained before they were about to cross the barrier on The Mall (leading to Buckingham Palace),” the channel said.


Later, the TV channel, citing Just Stop Oil, reported that at least 19 people were detained in London.