Feb 23, 7:51 PM EST

Dakota Access oil pipeline camp cleared of protestersAuthorities have cleared a protest camp where opponents of the Dakota Access oil pipeline had gathered for the better part of a yearDakota Access oil pipeline camp cleared of protestersAuthorities have cleared a protest camp where opponents of the Dakota Access oil pipeline had gathered for the better part of a year


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CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) -- Authorities on Thursday cleared a protest camp where opponents of the Dakota Access oil pipeline had gathered for the better part of a year, searching tents and huts and arresting dozens of holdouts who had defied a government order to leave.

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