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Police argue with protestors, who are mostly elderly, trying to block vehicles from entering US Marine Corps Camp Schwab. Planned new construction at the base will double its current size, creating a massive site that will include two airstrips. To acheive this plans have been laid to reclaim land from the surrounding sea to achieve this but phe protestors claim this will permanently damage coral reefs and the feeding grounds of the endangered dugong. Preparations for the work has already started but demonstrators are hopeful construction can still be stopped.