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Global Leaders Unite to Fight Wildlife Crime
Animals  (tags: wildlife crime, ivory trade, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, killing, animalwelfare, animals, habitat )

- 159 days ago -
Governments from all around the world came together at the Illegal Wildlife Trade Conference in London (February 12-13), hosted by the UK Government, to try and end the illegal trade in wildlife.
Asia's Wildlife Trade
Animals  (tags: asia wildife trade, wildlife crime, smuggling, trafficking, endangered animals dying, business, greed, humans, destruction )

- 1671 days ago -
On September 14, 1998, a thin, bespectacled Malaysian named Wong Keng Liang walked off Japan Airlines Flight 12 at Mexico City International Airport. He was dressed in faded blue jeans, a light-blue jacket, and a T-shirt emblazoned
3 Held With Tiger Skin
Animals  (tags: three people, tip off, arrested, caught, tiger skins, wildlife crime )

- 1693 days ago -
Dec 6: Police have arrested three persons with fresh skin and bones of striped tiger from Hakim Chowk, Bharatpur. Acting on a tip-off, a man and a woman were arrested two days ago, the police said at a press conference on Sunday
Multinational Operation Against Wildlife Crime Nets 500 Kilos of Ivory in East Africa
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wildlife crime, ivory, environment, protection, wildlife, killing )

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- 1697 days ago -
Tons of illegal ivory have been seized and hundreds of people arrested in the largest international operation targeting wildlife crime across Eastern Africa to-date. Kenya Wildlife Service, the Lusaka Agreement Task Force and Kenya Police played a
6 Businessmen Caught Smuggling 11 Tons of Ivory
Animals  (tags: 6 businessmen, arrests, conspiracy, ivory haul, elepants slaughtered, wildlife crime )

- 1832 days ago -
Six businessmen from Tanzania were charged today for smuggling 11 tons of elephant ivory worth $600,000 into the Philippines and Vietnam. The men were charged under 11 counts of conspiracy, unlawful hunting, exporting concealed and undeclared items as
UK Police to Focus on Bird of Prey Crime
Animals  (tags: birds, wildlife crime, UK, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

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- 1977 days ago -
Stopping the illegal killing of birds of prey has been made a wildlife crime priority for police forces across the UK.
Website to Disseminate Info Related to Wildlife Crime
Animals  (tags: WCCB, wildlife, animals, AnimalWelfare, wildlife crime, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals )

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- 1993 days ago -
The Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB) will now be able to share information related to wildlife crime and develop links with all the stakeholders through its recently launched website.
57 Wildlife Criminal Suspects Grabbed in African Crackdown
Animals  (tags: africa, wildlife, wild animals, wildlife crime, suspects, caught, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, AnimalCruelty, animalwelfare, suffering, sadness, protection )

- 2077 days ago -
Africa's largest international operation against wildlife crime has netted 57 suspected illegal wildlife dealers and 1,000 kilograms of ivory in coordinated raids across five African countries. On the weekend, Kenya Wildlife Service, the Lusaka Agreem
Rare Red Kite Dies After Shooting
Animals  (tags: red kite, shot and killed, birds, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, wildlife crime )

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- 2224 days ago -
A rare red kite has died after it was shot on Berwickshire grouse moor late last week. The BBC reported that the rare bird died last week (June 19th) from injuries it sustained as a result of the shooting.
Asean, US to Work Together on Wildlife Crime
Animals  (tags: Asean, US, animals, wildlife, wildlife crime, poaching, smuggling, wildlife law enforcement, AnimalWelfare, environment, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection, wildanimals )

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- 2276 days ago -
Asean-Wildlife Enforcement Network (Asean-Wen) and the United States are establishing information-sharing channels to stop East-West wildlife crime.
Police Impound Poachers Car With Two Tigers Inside
Animals  (tags: poachers, wildlife trafficking, police, saved tiger cubs, wildlife crime )

- 2391 days ago -
The wild cats had been sedated by the animal smugglers but awoke after the police raid and started chewing up the seats and interior of the car that the traffickers had used to take the tigers to a client in the capital. Officers from the Hanoi

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