Macan-Markar, Marwaan. Asia: Keeping Exotic Wildlife Off Dinner Plates and in the Wild. Global Information Network July 6, 2006 via WildAid http://www.wildaid.org/index.asp?CID=8&PID=331&SUBID=&TERID=257
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reptile; enforcement; food; United States; China; Thailand; ASEAN; pangolins; medicine
Authorities in Southeast Asia have recently broken up three attempts to smuggle out rare reptiles and mammals intended for East Asian diners who hunger for exotic dishes. In Singapore, a well-known hub of the Asian illegal wildlife trade...