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Thursday
Feb252010

2 tonnes of ivory seized in Thailand

239 African Elephant tusks weighing around 2 tonnes have been seized at Bangkok airport on a cargo flight from Africa, reports the Washington Post.

TRAFFIC note: there have been conflicting reports as to the origin of the shipment in Africa

Thai customs seizes 2 tons of ivory, AP, 25 February 2010

More at: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/02/25/AR2010022501673.html

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