Statue of Liberty evacuated as woman climbs monument base

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Tourists were evacuated from Liberty Island in New York Harbor after a woman climbed up on to the Statue of Liberty and sat at the monument’s base.Police could be seen talking with the woman in an apparent attempt to coax her down via a ladder that had been secured to the statue’s pedestal.Eyewitnesses posted images and footage on social media showing the woman scaling the structure yesterday.Earlier, several people were arrested after holding a protest at the statue.

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