Greenpeace activists scale crane near Parliament to protest visit of US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

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Two Greenpeace activists have scaled a crane at the back of Parliament to protest US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's visit.

Greenpeace is protesting the Trump administrations' decision to pull out of the Paris Climate Change Agreement.
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They have been up there in heavy rain for about an hour.

Rex Tillerson's visit to Wellington drew protests over the decision by Donald Trump to pull out of the Paris climate deal.
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It is believed they are working to unfurl a banner urging action on climate change.

There is a low security presence, although many construction workers have put down their tools to watch the protesters in action.

Two protesters have scaled a crane near Parliament

Two protesters have scaled a crane near Parliament.

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It was a wet and windy welcome for Rex Tillerson as protesters hit out at Donald Trump.
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