Gov. David Ige calls Mauna Kea camp an ‘unsafe situation’
By Kevin Dayton and Andrew Gomes email@example.com
July 20, 2019
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Video Bruce Asato, courtesy Gov. David Ige and Tulsi Gabbard
Gov. David Ige said Friday he will not call in additional Hawaii National Guard troops at this time. Ige told reporters he never contemplated the use of tear gas on demonstrators on Mauna Kea.
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Mauna Kea opponents issued sharp responses to Gov. David Ige's press conference on Friday.
BRUCE ASATO / BASATO@STARADVERTISER.COM
Placards line a traffic barricade along Daniel K. Inouye Highway as protesters cross at the intersection to continue their opposition to the construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope on Mauna Kea, Friday.