In Pictures: Thousands march in climate strike

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Thousands of people have marched through the streets of Glasgow to demand action on climate change.

Swedish campaigner Greta Thunberg was among those who attended the climate strike organised by Fridays for Future Scotland, which saw people march from Kelvingrove Park to George Square.

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Demonstrators marched through the centre of Glasgow (Danny Lawson/PA)
Cop26 – Glasgow
Campaigners made the point that the planet is sick (Danny Lawson/PA)
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Greta Thunberg was seen among the demonstrators (Danny Lawson/PA)
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She later took to the stage in George Square to criticise world leaders (Andrew Milligan/PA)
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Ugandan climate justice activist Vanessa Nakate also addressed the crowd (Jane Barlow/PA)

A variety of pointed messages were displayed throughout the day.

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(Danny Lawson/PA)
Cop26 – Glasgow
Politicians attending Cop26 were urged to take action (Danny Lawson/PA)
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Young people made up many of the protesters (Danny Lawson/PA)
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A dog during the Fridays for Future Scotland march (Andrew Milligan/PA)
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Indigenous people joined in to share the message to protect the planet (Danny Lawson/PA)

World leaders were the target of an environmental protest earlier in the day

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An actor dressed in a mask depicting Prime Minister Boris Johnson dined at a banquet of environmental and climate degradation during a performance on Buchanan Street (Danny Lawson/PA)
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World leaders were warned they are not doing enough (Danny Lawson/PA)
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