Damin Radford of New Zealand stands overlooking the Oceti Sakowin camp where people have gathered to protest the Dakota Access pipeline near Cannon Ball, N.D. Nov. 29, 2016. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Following Order To Evacuate, Veterans Vow To Act As Human Shields For Standing Rock Protestors

Though U.S. Army Veterans have fought alongside Indigenous protesters before, this time they are showing up in record numbers.