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Vietnam seizes 100kg of ivory at Hanoi airport
More than 100 pieces of tusks were seized as customs officers checked a suspicious cargo in Noi Bai International Airport on Friday. The shipment was held on suspicion of being elephant tusks upon its arrival to the Hanoi air...
2016-04-23   Hanoi, Vietnam Category: smuggle

Five people have been arrested on charges they ran the largest rare animal-parts trafficking ring ever uncovered in Hanoi, a police official said Wednesday. The suspects allegedly bought and processed rare animal remains, in...
2010-10-01   Hanoi, Vietnam Category: smuggle

Ivory trade could make Vietnam's elephants extinct within a decade. Country's wild Asian elephant population further endangered as rich get a taste for home-produced ivory
Huong´s dank shop provides some brief respite from the waves of horn-blaring luxury SUVs bullying pedestrians on the pavements of Hanoi. But more crucially, it offers a final resting place, of sorts, for some of Vietnam...
2010-09-21   Hanoi, Vietnam Category: smuggle

Famous elephant calf dies in captivity in Hanoi
A juvenile elephant that won renown after appearing in a documentary died in Hanoi Wednesday of an infection it had been carrying for years. Kham Bun, a six-year-old male Asiatic elephant belonging to the Vietnam Circus Feder...
2010-08-13   Hanoi, Vietnam Category: circus

Two tons of ivory found in container
VIETNAMESE customs inspectors have discovered more than two tons of elephant tusks hidden in a shipping container full of snail shells from Kenya. Bui Hoang Duong, head of the customs inspection department at the northern po...
2009-08-25   Haiphong, Vietnam Category: smuggle

Vietnam cops seize 100kg ivory
Vietnamese police have seized almost 100 kilograms of ivory, the second seizure of its kind in recent weeks, state media reported on Saturday. Police found the 17 pieces of ivory weighing 94 kilograms (207 pounds) after they ...
2009-08-22   Thanh Hoa, Vietnam Category: smuggle

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