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Shale gas truck seized by ‘native warriors’ in N.B.

Elsipogtog First Nation council opposes shale gas exploration, chief says

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Stantec company truck seized by Native warriors in New Brunswick, June 2013.

CBC News, June 4, 2013

A shale gas exploration company’s service vehicle was surrounded and seized by a group of self-described native warriors near Elsipogtog First Nation in New Brunswick on Tuesday, RCMP say.

The truck driver was confronted at a gas bar along Route 116 during the lunch hour, police said, referring to it as a peaceful incident. Read the rest of this entry