Malaysia Tusks

Malaysia Tusks

Seized Tusks scales are shown by a Malaysian Customs officials after a press conference at Customs office in Sepang, Malaysia on Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017. The Malaysian Custom authorities thwarted another attempted smuggling of endangered animal byproducts through its Kuala Lumpur International Airport last week. At a press conference on Wednesday, officials said that 75.74 kilograms (166 lb.) of ivory worth 275,000 Malaysian Ringgit (USD$64,140) and 300 kilograms of pangolin scales worth 3,863,000 Malaysian Ringgit (USD$900,991) were seized at two separate locations within the airports free trade zone warehouse. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)

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August 02, 2017 06:07:20 AM
August 02, 2017 05:44:56 AM
Vincent Thian
AP
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Wildlife poaching and smuggling, Environmental concerns, Environment, Environment and nature, Wildlife poaching and smuggling, Animal poaching and smuggling, Crime, General news, Wildlife poaching and smuggling, Wildlife, Endangered and extinct species, Endangered and extinct species
Sepang, MALAYSIA
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