UNEP hails China's destruction of ivory stockpile (16)

China.org.cn 2014.01.07 05:53
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) yesterday applauded China for its first public effort to crackdown on illegal ivory trade, calling the Government's destruction of six tonnes of confiscated ivory a "milestone event". The Chinese government destroyed 6.1 tonnes of confiscated ivory on Monday in Dongguan City of southern Guangdong Province. "International cooperation is paving the way towards improved law
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