Climate protesters tell carmakers ‘the party is over’

People take part in a bicycle demonstration on a highway to protest against climate-damaging cars, as the international Frankfurt Motorshow (IAA) opens for the public, in Frankfurt, Germany, September 14, 2019. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Thousands of protesters marched in front of Frankfurt’s IAA car show on Saturday to demand a swift end to combustion engines and a shift to environmentally friendly vehicles as Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government prepares to unveil climate protection measures. Police in Frankfurt said some 15,000, including many cyclists, took part in the […]

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