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Hello!The occupied runway had been due to reopen at 5am.
Now airlines have been told to divert their planes in the skies and - despite the airport terminal opening to passengers - no aircraft can take off.
Police have so far arrested 29 of the protesters and said they were working towards
Activists, wearing reflective yellow vests, used bolt-cutters to get inside at around 3.15am. They brought concrete blocks and 6ft-high steel fencing with them.
What does 'towards' mean in this context? I have looked it up in a dictionary. I still have no idea.
P.S. The definition of towards
toward. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
Thank you for your help. I got it.