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Climate Change protesters disrupt Sydney rush hour traffic

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Climate change protesters are causing traffic chaos across Sydney’s CBD this morning.

Climate change protesters are causing traffic chaos across Sydney's CBD this morning.

Members of the Extinction Rebellion group have chained themselves to barrels in the city.

Earlier, one woman glued herself to the road and was arrested.

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Traffic had been unable to get through but has now started to move.

The protests are centred around Bathurst and George Streets, with Live Traffic warning of heavy traffic in the area.

A second group of protesters were rallying against a gas pipeline.

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Last week, Extinction Rebellion protesters also disrupted traffic in Melbourne for five days.

A teenage boy was among those set to be charged over the rallies.

Earlier in the week protesters pretended to be dead in city streets.

Source: 9News https://www.9news.com.au/national/extinction-rebellion-protest-sydney-climate-change-traffic/7b470e58-5d19-4466-9a67-6ac989cf4f65

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