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Donald Trump and the new reality for the Standing Rock Sioux camp



Dennis Ward
APTN National News
After being in office for only five days, President Trump issued two executive orders on pipelines.

First he pushed ahead with getting the Keystone XL pipeline negotiations started, and then the president signed an executive order to get the Dakota Access pipeline completed.

In the late summer and fall, there were pitched battles between police and supporters of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe who oppose the pipeline.

Now a January 30th deadline approaches – so what does this mean for Standing Rock and its supporters?

dward@aptn.ca

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