Entertainment Volkswagen: Criminal Approval by Greenpeace Action in Emden

22:41  23 june  2021
22:41  23 june  2021 Source:   t3n.de

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about one month after the Greenpeace campaign against Volkswagen in the Emder Hafen, the carmaker has filed a criminal application.

Aktivisten von Greenpeace haben auf dem Gletscher an der Zugspitze ein VW-Logo und ein Banner mit der Aufschrift © Sven Hoppe / DPA Activists of Greenpeace have rolled on the glacier on the Zugspitze a VW logo and a banner with the inscription "From Climate Protection".

"We do not tolerate laws," said a VW spokeswoman in Emden on Wednesday and confirmed a report of the "East Friesen-Zeitung". Volkswagen had previously announced to examine legal possibilities against the Greenpeace action. But the spokeswoman stressed that VW continues to be interested in a dialogue with the environmental protection organization.

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Public Prosecutor's Office and police determine against about a dozen activists because of the reproach of the trial break and the particularly severe theft.

The activists were climbed at the end of May on a fence on a loading area in the Emder Hafen and had there on unmatched cars, which were ready for overseas shipment, the ignition key. Shortly thereafter, the organization brought the keys to a glacier at the Zugspitze in Bavaria. The environmental protection organization criticized that Volkswagen turns too slowly to the electromobility. She had chosen the snow truck glacier because it was particularly affected by climate change.

In recent weeks, there were repeatedly actions by Greenpeace against Volkswagen. At the beginning of June, demonstrators invaded a construction site as well as on the site at the Group's own power plant of the headquarters in Wolfsburg. Last week, a Greenpeace campaign directed against VW failed at the first European Championship game of the German Football National Team in Munich. A 38-year-old man from Pforzheim in Baden-Württemberg was embraced at the playing field shortly before the kick-off of the game between Germany and France and had injured two men in the landing approach, which came to the hospital.

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