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Dakota Access Pipeline Executive Compares Protesters With Terrorists

By Michael McLaughlin

An executive with the company building the Dakota Access Pipeline compared the actions of protesters with terrorists in testimony to Congress on Wednesday.

Opposition to the 1,172-mile oil pipeline “induced individuals to break into and shut down pump stations on four operational pipelines, Joey Mahmoud, executive vice president of Energy Transfer Partners, said in a written statement, according to The Associated Press. “Had these actions been undertaken by foreign nationals, …read more

Source:: Huffington Post Green