Ivory seizure...

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Ivory seizure...

Post by OrangeDragon » Sat May 10, 2014 10:49 am

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/05/0 ... 93729.html
Cambodian authorities intercepted 3 tons of illegal ivory on Friday that was stashed in shipping containers, in the largest such seizure in the Southeast Asian country, an official said.
I bet as soon as the dust settles a few of those customs officers are going to be driving shiny new cars as they turn around and resell it.
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Re: Ivory seizure...

Post by vladimir » Sat May 17, 2014 12:05 pm

I thought this thread was about an epileptic elephant...
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Post by taabarang » Fri May 23, 2014 7:31 pm

Funny, I thought it was about stuck piano keys.
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Re: Ivory seizure...

Post by Milord » Sat May 24, 2014 12:07 am

OrangeDragon wrote:http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/05/0 ... 93729.html
Cambodian authorities intercepted 3 tons of illegal ivory on Friday that was stashed in shipping containers, in the largest such seizure in the Southeast Asian country, an official said.
I bet as soon as the dust settles a few of those customs officers are going to be driving shiny new cars as they turn around and resell it.
Leaving No stone unturned! :lol:
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Re: Ivory seizure...

Post by vladimir » Sat May 24, 2014 5:37 am

Milord wrote:
OrangeDragon wrote:http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/05/0 ... 93729.html
Cambodian authorities intercepted 3 tons of illegal ivory on Friday that was stashed in shipping containers, in the largest such seizure in the Southeast Asian country, an official said.
I bet as soon as the dust settles a few of those customs officers are going to be driving shiny new cars as they turn around and resell it.
Leaving No stone unturned! :lol:
Or, as they say in wildlife conservation circles, no tern unstoned.
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