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By Joe – WSM – personal capacity Tuesday, Mar 27 2007, 11:24am

Shells HQ on Leeson street in Dublin has been occupied by activists protesting the give away of Ireland natural resources to this corporation depriving the health and education system of billions of euro worth of needed funds.

The lobby has been occupied and a banner hung from the roof. The audio file below from is an interview with a WSM member occupying the lobby.

Shell are also currently involved in constructing a dangerous experimental gas pipeline through the community of Rossport in Co Mayo. Last year it had five locals jailed for 91 days for resisting the pipeline. This is a campaign WSM members are also involved in.

Audio (1mb mp3 and around 2.5 minutes in duration) is at the link below

by Joe Tuesday, Mar 27 2007, 11:45am

Another audio update reporting the arrival of a number of secret police (Special Branch) and uniformed Gardai who are attempting to intimidate supporters outside. Note link is to the article on – due to technicial difficulties the domain name is not resolving at the moment but the site is accessable at

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