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6,000 Star Turtles Seized at Cochin Airport - Southindia -

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- 2532 days ago -
: In a major haul the Customs Intelligence personnel at the Cochin International Airport seized about 6,000 tiny star turtles from two baggage of a passenger who arrived here from Singapore by Silk Air flight MI 468 on Monday night.

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Constance F (418)
Wednesday July 13, 2011, 2:39 am
Well, I hope they take them back home. Disturbing on several levels. Penalized? What does that mean? Kept in water at the airport?

Danuta W (1250)
Wednesday July 13, 2011, 3:41 am

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Thursday July 14, 2011, 12:13 am
Noted. Thank you Joan.
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