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    An oil pipe that sprang a leak less than 200 miles away from the site of Standing Rock, where construction of a massive oil pipeline has been halted by well-publicized protests. Activists have called this leak evidence of the dangers of living near an oil pipeline.

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    Standing Rock Council 'Cautiously Optimistic' on DAPL Project Halt
    Large Oil Leak in North Dakota Confirms Water Protectors’ Fears
    Oil Industry, Protests, Oil Spill, Standing Rock Sioux, Standing Rock, United States, North Dakota
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