Extreme climate activists burn an Australian flag on the steps of the Victorian Parliament

Protesters against extreme global warming BURN an Australian flag on the steps of Victorian Parliament, declaring Australia a ‘climate pariah’

  • Extreme climate activists burn Australian flag on steps of Victorian Parliament
  • Extinction Rebellion protesters stormed Melbourne ahead of COP26 summit
  • Poster labeled Australia ‘climate pariah’ with ‘rebels’ calling for more action


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Extreme climate activists have burned an Australian flag on the steps of the Victorian Parliament and have declared Australia a ‘climate pariah’.

The ‘rebels’ called for more action from the government, private business and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison ahead of the COP26 summit in Glasgow.

While one of the Extinction Rebellion protesters waved the scorched national flag, another gave an impassioned speech outside the government building.

Extinction Rebellion protesters burned an Australian flag during a protest outside the Victorian Parliament on Monday (pictured)

Extinction Rebellion protesters burned an Australian flag during a protest outside the Victorian Parliament on Monday (pictured)

The United Kingdom will host the Parties’ 26th UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow from October 31 to November 12.

The conference aims to bring countries together to work towards the goals of the 2015 Paris Agreement and the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change.

More to come.

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