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Thai Prime Minister Announces End to Ivory Trade


Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, conservation, crime, death, endangered, environment, extinction, goodnews, habitat, protection, slaughter, wildanimals, wildlife, elephants, rhinos )

Melania
- 540 days ago - worldwildlife.org
I wanted to share this great news with you all for a change. This is a great day for elephants and rhinos, so endangered for the bloody traffic of ivory.



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Barbara D. (95)
Monday March 4, 2013, 1:59 pm
This is indeed excellent news. A major step in our fight! Thanks so much, Melania!
 

Autumn S. (145)
Monday March 4, 2013, 2:18 pm
Wonderful news :) thanks Melania!
 

Bettina Galo (70)
Monday March 4, 2013, 2:36 pm
A tough battle won by the efforts of all the activists that never sleep and leave their lives in favor of animal life. Now we have to deal with the illegal trade is another tough battle, but with the government side of the activists will be something else. Thanks to everyone who has given this battle for so long without leaving a day. God bless you abundantly.
 

Carol D. (109)
Monday March 4, 2013, 2:37 pm
Great news now we need China ! to do it am i dreaming though

Noted thanks
 

Christeen Anderson (467)
Monday March 4, 2013, 4:39 pm
I sure hope this happens. Thank you.
 

Suheyla C. (229)
Monday March 4, 2013, 5:02 pm
Thanks
noted
 

Joe R. (189)
Monday March 4, 2013, 5:16 pm
Best news I've heard all day! Thanks Melania.
 

Natasha Salgado (518)
Monday March 4, 2013, 5:46 pm
Obviously i'm hoping for the best but i'm very doubtful that any real change will come from it. In my opinion this meeting will no doubt resemble that of the typical United Nations meet and greet which nothing is ever accomplished from them. Thanks
 

Past Member (0)
Monday March 4, 2013, 6:20 pm
thank you, dear Melania!
 

BarbCat SunshineLady (1642)
Monday March 4, 2013, 6:27 pm
Thank you Melania for this wonderful news!!
 

Sergio Padilla (62)
Monday March 4, 2013, 8:03 pm
I hope this really means a change for these animals endangered!
 

naomi cohen (50)
Monday March 4, 2013, 8:46 pm
i haven't heard news as great as this in quite a while. thank you, melania, for sharing it with us.
 

Erin R. (169)
Monday March 4, 2013, 9:04 pm
Happy news! :-)
 

Mike H. (219)
Monday March 4, 2013, 9:35 pm
Thanks for posting!
 

Gabriela V. (163)
Monday March 4, 2013, 10:12 pm
Thank you!
 

Gloria picchetti (286)
Monday March 4, 2013, 10:16 pm
We wanted to hear this now I hope the elephants will be safe.
 

D D. (102)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 12:03 am
This is wonderful news...Thank you Melania, for posting.
 

caroline s. (79)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 12:27 am
Like Sergio, I hope this really means a change for these animals....I hope it so much
Thanks
 

Helen Porter (40)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 12:34 am
Alone we can do almost nothing. Together we can save our planet for our children and our grandchildren.
 

Leslene Dunn (73)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 12:41 am
This has just about taken my breath away - a victory for our precious animals. I pray they implement this asap as these poor animals desperately need divine intervention.
 

Robert O. (12)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 12:52 am
Thanks Melania.
 

Birgitta S. (225)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 1:16 am
Thank you for this! Melania!! GOOOOD News :-))))

(hope this really works..!!)
 

Elaine Al Meqdad (227)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 2:02 am
WELL THE PRIME MINISTER CAN PROUDLY GO ON TO END HIS REIGN AS A PRIME ARSE! BETTER LATE THAN NEVER...
 

Engele van Zyl (38)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 2:13 am
That's AWESOME news!!!
 

Claudia Acosta (17)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 2:23 am
:) other reason to be happy!! wonderful news, thank you!
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 2:28 am
Noted , thanks .
 

Latoya Brookins (23)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 2:47 am
This is going on my Daily List of Reasons to Be Happy.
 

Donna Hamilton (136)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 3:16 am
Great news! Thanks, Melania (and Sergio for the link).
 

Tanya W. (46)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 6:17 am
Great news.
 

Dawn Mason (107)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 8:13 am
Thanks for the great news!!
 

Ruth M. (252)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 9:04 am
I hope it's for real and works! Thanks to Sergio for forwarding & Melania for posting
 

Dandelion G. (386)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 9:47 am
Move in the right direction.
 

Gabriele R. (29)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 10:01 am
Excellent,hope they keep their word,noted
 

Ruth S. (307)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 10:30 am
Lets hope she is not just full of hot air!
 

Elizabeth S. (149)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 10:39 am
Awesome news, may the ban become effective very soon and may it spread worldwide to save all animals everywhere.
 

Mary Furlong (196)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 11:14 am
Fabulous, wonderful, miraculous news!!!
 

Ellyn S. (45)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 11:53 am
Very, very good news -- a step along the way.
 

Jim Phillips (3208)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 12:41 pm
Pledges and petitions in WWF signed.

Good news for Elephants.

Those caught with any part(s) of an Elephant should get 50 years in prison.
China and other countries around the World need to be more vigilant against Elephant Ivory and other parts
of an Elephant.

Rhinos need protections as well as one specie has already gone extinct in our current time. We must
protect Rhinos!

Ty, Melania.
.
 

John S. (300)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 12:50 pm
Now the hard part, implementation.
 

tasunka m. (334)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 2:36 pm
thanks Dianne
gr8 news
 

Laurie S. (73)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 6:07 pm
Super cool and so necessary!
 

Julie E. (345)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 8:56 pm
Thanks for the forward Sergio!
 

Teresa W. (679)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 3:01 am
great news, thank you
 

desanka s. (394)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 9:27 pm
Big step forward in the fight to stop wildlife crime!
Thank you Melania.
 

Ashley Melsted (0)
Tuesday March 12, 2013, 1:51 pm
Thank you Melania! I hope to see this plea results in action!
 
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