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Climate activists get a month in prison for Vermeer protest

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Two Belgian activists given two-month prison sentences for attack on Vermeer painting. Third activist will face court on Friday, after refusing fast-track trial. Latest in a string of attacks against art masterpieces in Europe to raise awareness. Climate activists in Europe have been gluing themselves to famous paintings throughout summer.
Published 3 months ago · Amsterdam, Netherlands

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