Protesters reportedly associated with the radical environmentalist group Extinction Rebellion blocked one of the main roads in Rome during rush hour by sitting in the middle of the highway.
Drivers then exited their cars on the Grande Raccordo Anulare, which encircles Rome, walked over, yanked the protesters and threw them to the side of the road.
— Local Team (@localteamtv) June 16, 2022
“The adolescent demonstrators were members of an Extinction Rebellion offshoot organization called the ‘Last Generation’ movement, according to Italian magazine Corriere Dello Sport,” tdpelmedia.com reported.
In October 2019, protesters from Extinction Rebellion climbed on top of trains in Stratford, Canning Town, and Shadwell during rush hour; service on the