We had heard there had been protesters there the night before, because of the ship there ~ the SS Pomeroy ~ being loaded and heading for Iraq.
We saw a couple of protesters and one Sherrifs Deputy vehicle watching them but it was pretty quiet. More protesters were there that night.
OLYMPIA – Twenty-two people were arrested Tuesday in one of the most volatile confrontations yet between anti-war activists and police officers guarding a military cargo ship docked at the Port of Olympia.
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22 arrests made in demonstrations against military cargo ship
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