In the dark early morning on February 6, 2020, the RCMP violently raided Wet’suwet’en territory in Northern British Columbia, Canada.
This is the second major leak from the pipeline in two years after an incident in 2017 where 1.5 million liters of oil leaked near Amherst in the State of South Dakota
The presidential permit was issue earlier this year after a district court in Montana ruled against an earlier permit for the project which has grave environmental implications
A US federal judge halted the construction of the controversial Keystone KL pipeline, pending a comprehensive environmental review. Activists have been protesting for years against the project on account of its threat to the ecological heritage of the area