Romania: Pungesti fracking fight - 2013 (35 images)

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Fighting shalegas fracking is sometimes not just a fairy tale. Close to the village of Pungesti in the province of Moldova, the US energy giant Chevron tried to start its drilling works without any assessments or civil participation, merely relying on corrupt politicians and massive police engagement. The result were daylong unprecedented fights at the construction site. Our photographer Zoltán Egyed Ufo followed it all through. The Romanian flag which he captured quite prominently, is...
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