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31 August 2011
Singapore incinerates seized reptile skins from Indonesia
Singapore, 31st August 2011—Authorities in Singapore today announced they have destroyed more than 800 reptile skins seized last year.
30 August 2011
Almost 2 tonnes of elephant ivory seized in Hong Kong
Hong Kong, 30th August 2011—Customs officers in Hong Kong yesterday reported the seizure of 794 pieces of ivory tusks weighing 1.9 tonnes, concealed…
26 August 2011
More than 1000 ivory tusks seized in Tanzania
Tanzania, 26th August 2011—Police in Zanzibar have seized 1,041 elephant tusks hidden in a shipment heading for Malaysia, according to media reports.
19 August 2011
Chinese in Africa told “Don’t buy illegal ivory”
Beijing, China, 19th August 2011—TRAFFIC and the China Wildlife Conservation Association (CWCA), are targeting Chinese nationals living in Africa…
17 August 2011
The Trade in tortoises and freshwater turtles in Jakarta, Indonesia revisited
Jakarta, Indonesia 17th August 2011—The open trade in protected freshwater turtles and tortoises in Jakarta’s markets includes a growing number of…
12 August 2011
Ivory Bill unveiled for Jungle City 2011
Cambridge, UK, 12th August 2011—TRAFFIC today unveiled “Ivory Bill”, a hornbill statue that will be on display this August and September, when…
4 August 2011
Tough sentences for Vietnamese rhino horn smugglers in South Africa
South Africa, 4th August 2011—two men convicted of illegal possession of rhino horns have been given long custodial sentences by a court in South…