Climate activists attack EU Commission, as Cañete attends COP21 signing ceremony

Irene Kostaki

Climate activists react to World Earth Day vandalizing the Berlaymont, just hours before the COP21 Paris Agreement signing ceremony in New York

Cañete: “Before the start of this summer, the European Commission will present a proposal to our Member States to ratify the Paris Agreement on behalf of the European Union”


A group of activists have vandalised the the sign next to the main entrance of the European Commission's headquarters, the Berlaymont building in Brussels.

Some hours before the signing ceremony of the COP21 Paris Agreement in New York during Earth Day, a group of climate activists wrote a message on the Berlaymont building's facade with spray paint, throwing flowers, red paint and hay on the external premises.

The activists wrote "COP21 M'A TUER" (COP21 killed me) on the wall, before bein...


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