Armed police in the US state of North Dakota have arrested 141 Native American protesters and environmental activists during a tense confrontation.

They were among several hundred people who occupied private land in the path of a controversial new oil pipeline.

Police fired non-lethal rounds and used pepper spray and sound cannon to push protesters back to their main encampment on public land.

Skirmishes lasted overnight and continued until early Friday morning.

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