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Russia Boosts Protection for Tigers

Offbeat  (tags: environment, animals, wildlife, protection, laws, Russia )

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Trade, transportation and possession of endangered species will all be considered crimes under new legislation proposed by the Kremlin, following discussions with WWF.

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Silvia Gonzalez (37)
Monday November 5, 2012, 10:13 am
Noted. A good new.

. (0)
Monday November 5, 2012, 10:19 am
I thought Putin had enacted legislation similar to this when he had his "Summit" nearly 2 years ago.

Theodore Shayne (56)
Monday November 5, 2012, 11:46 am
Noted & posted

Muriel Servaege (53)
Monday November 5, 2012, 12:49 pm
Noted.It sounds like a good piece of news. Le's hope tigers will be better protected.

Ruth C (87)
Monday November 5, 2012, 1:15 pm
Its nice to hear something good for a change.

Christeen A (371)
Monday November 5, 2012, 2:46 pm
Yea. It's about time.

Jules W (61)
Monday November 5, 2012, 3:12 pm
Thanks, Noted with hope for the protection of these beautiful creatures.

Eternal Gardener (745)
Monday November 5, 2012, 3:42 pm
Yes, they do need all the protection they can get in this world, run by human savages!

Mary Donnelly (47)
Monday November 5, 2012, 4:01 pm
Thanks Cher--good news.

Gloria picchetti (304)
Monday November 5, 2012, 5:14 pm
I don't believe it. When Katya the circus bear is let out of the cage I will believe Russia has begun to care about wildlife. G-d bless Katya. I pray for the precious bear everyday.

Dianne D (490)
Monday November 5, 2012, 5:45 pm
Hope they really mean it.

Tamara Hayes (185)
Monday November 5, 2012, 9:19 pm
Noted with hope that they will follow thru with this new law. Thanks Cher!

Tuesday November 6, 2012, 1:48 am
noted with hope...
Thank you, Cher:)

Donna Hamilton (159)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 5:02 am
Good to hear. Noted. Thanks Cher.

David C (129)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 7:19 am
thanks, sounds like a start....for the good.

Arild Gone for now (174)
Wednesday November 7, 2012, 2:52 am
TY Cher.

Sergio Padilla (65)
Wednesday November 7, 2012, 2:56 pm
Hope it works!! Thanks

Carol H (229)
Thursday November 8, 2012, 4:08 am
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