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Climate activists protest against Wells Fargo Bank for "financing" oil pipeline

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Washington, May 7 (EFE/EPA).- (Camera: Jim Lo Scalzo) A group of environmentalists in Washington protested on Friday in front of a Wells Fargo Bank branch over their "financing" of the Line 3 oil pipeline.The Keystone XL pipeline - banned by former President Barack Obama in 2015 after a lengthy review of its environmental impact, finally followed by a presidential veto after approval by Congress - aims to transport some 830,000 barrels a day of oil from Canada's Alberta to different locations in the US, including Texas refineries.FOOTAGE OF THE PROTEST IN WASHINGTON

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