Vietnam destroys 10 tons of smuggled wild animal parts

Vietnam destroys 10 tons of smuggled wild animal parts

By Ngoc Truong, VnExpress International Nearly 10 tons of endangered animal parts from Africa, including ivory and rhino horns that were seized from a smuggler in Da Nang City, have been incinerated. A court in the central city ruled Thursday to burn 456.9 kg of...
Vietnam Jails Ivory, Rhino Horn Trafficker For 12 Years

Vietnam Jails Ivory, Rhino Horn Trafficker For 12 Years

By AFP, Barron’s Vietnam has sentenced a man to 12 years in jail for smuggling rhino horns and elephant ivory from Angola, said a wildlife protection group, adding that strict penalties were a key deterrent. The Southeast Asian nation is a transport hub for...