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Ivory-Smuggling Destination Thailand Makes 'Biggest Seizure' of Tusks


Animals  (tags: ivory trade, Thailand, fighting the ivory trade, protection, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, animalrights, wildlife, wildanimals )

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- 1525 days ago - reuters.com
Thai customs officials have seized four tonnes of ivory worth $6 million, authorities said on Monday, in what the department called the largest bust of its kind in Thailand's history.



   

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Angela K (374)
Monday April 20, 2015, 4:08 am
This are great news, of course, BUT A SHAME and at the moment I have no words at the sight of this picture. My heart hurts a lot !
 

Animae C (509)
Monday April 20, 2015, 4:19 am
Over 20,000 African elephants were killed for ivory in 2013!!!!
: ' (
 

Claudia A (70)
Monday April 20, 2015, 5:35 am
:( :( ..... :(
 

Lone F (58)
Monday April 20, 2015, 6:50 am
Noted - Thanks for posting Cal
 

Janet Bradley (1)
Monday April 20, 2015, 1:57 pm
NO MORE EVIL!
 

Gabriele Jefferson (147)
Monday April 20, 2015, 2:27 pm
noted, shared on fb, twitter, g+, thx
 

Ruth C (87)
Monday April 20, 2015, 5:02 pm
Humans are the worst creatures on this planet!
 

Past Member (0)
Monday April 20, 2015, 6:19 pm
Noted. Trying to breathe---so many humans are not humane in any way, shape or manner.
 

Darren Woolsey (218)
Tuesday April 21, 2015, 12:56 am
Idiocy ought to be a commodity; after all, there's abundant supplies of that around the planet.
 

Sylvie A (190)
Tuesday April 21, 2015, 4:14 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Danuta W (1251)
Wednesday April 22, 2015, 2:03 am
Noted
 

Miriam AWAY Site issues (61)
Thursday April 23, 2015, 7:11 am
Thanks for sharing Cal! Noted.
 

Rhonda Maness (580)
Thursday April 23, 2015, 10:57 am
Thanks Cal
 

Marija M (25)
Sunday May 10, 2015, 3:53 am
Thanks for sharing Cal
 
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