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Sri Lankan Elephant Amnesty Will Lead to Poaching, Warn Conservationists


Animals  (tags: ivory trade, elephants, amnesty, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare )

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- 1936 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Environmentalists have responded with alarm to a proposed amnesty permitting the registration of illegally captured elephants in Sri Lanka



   

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Past Member (0)
Wednesday December 4, 2013, 1:38 am
When faced with a difficult decision regarding something that' s illegal governments often take the easy way out by making the illegal legal.
 

MmAway M (522)
Wednesday December 4, 2013, 1:52 am
This #!#! just never ends. Sadly noted Cal xx
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday December 4, 2013, 2:26 am
Exactly Alfred Donavan, better to take the easy way out. Poor animals. : /
 

wiz wi (7)
Wednesday December 4, 2013, 2:29 am
STOP THE KILLING NOW ITS BLOODY MURDER
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday December 4, 2013, 2:47 am
Noted.
 

. (0)
Wednesday December 4, 2013, 2:50 am
Quelle tristesse de voir qu'un gouvernement ne prend pas les responsabilités qui lui reviennent avec les conséquences que nous connaissons.
 

Tanya W (65)
Wednesday December 4, 2013, 4:28 am
Noted sadly! What is wrong with our world???
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday December 4, 2013, 5:41 am
They're never human properties
 

Ruth C (87)
Wednesday December 4, 2013, 6:38 am
I agree Alfred Donovan.
 

. (0)
Wednesday December 4, 2013, 4:06 pm
So true Alfed...
 

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Wednesday December 4, 2013, 5:08 pm
I wish that some body of people would actually do something positive which would save animals! By and large the world doesn't give a damn and that means that our grandchildren will not know what a wild animal is. Tragic does not begin to cover it.
 

John B (185)
Thursday December 5, 2013, 6:35 pm
Thanks Cal. Sad news! Read and noted with a heavy heart.
 
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