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USA: Oil pipeline plan revival sparks march on NYC's Trump Tower

Hundreds of people marched on Trump Tower in New York City, Tuesday, after the new-US President Donald Trump signed two executive orders reviving the Dakota Access and Keystone XL oil pipeline projects.
The Keystone XL project was rejected in 2015 by then-President Barack Obama following over eight years of constant protest from environmentalists. The Dakota Access pipeline, a development which was near completion, was halted following months of protests at a camp in the Standing Rock Sioux reservation. At the height of the protests 10,000 people were camped blocking the pipeline's path.
The Standing Rock Sioux said, in a statement released following the plan’s revival, that they would fight the order.
The Keystone XL pipeline is projected to be 1,179 miles (1,897.4 kilometres) long, with the capacity to transport 800,000 barrels of crude oil, from the Canadian oil sands to the Gulf Coast, in one day. While the 1,171 miles (1886 km) long Dakota Access Pipeline is expected to carry crude oil from the North Dakota region, north of a local tribe's lands, to southern Illinois.