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African Ivory Worth $1.4 Million Seized in Hong Kong


Animals  (tags: wildlife, protection, animalwelfare, animals, environment, endangered, goodnews )

Cal
- 619 days ago - cnn.com
Hong Kong authorities said Friday that they had confiscated $1.4 million worth of ivory that arrived smuggled in a shipping container from Africa, the second large seizure of tusks at the busy port in the past month.



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Birgitta S. (221)
Monday November 19, 2012, 3:03 am
NO.
 

John S. (297)
Monday November 19, 2012, 4:29 am
Noted, little bit late but any disruption to the supply is good.
 

Christeen Anderson (453)
Monday November 19, 2012, 6:12 am
We must stop the abuse this incurs. Thank you.
 

. (0)
Monday November 19, 2012, 9:38 am
The biggest consumers of ivory are the China and Thailand.
Certain that China is the undisputed champion of all the worst atrocities of which man is able.
And unfortunately, if a heavy load was destroyed other elephants will be killed in order to respond to the request of the bastards of buyers.
noted - ty Cal
 

. (3)
Monday November 19, 2012, 5:38 pm
Horrible so many died, but now more elephants will die to replace their loss.
 

Jules W. (61)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 1:08 am
Horrible :(
 
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