Ivory trade

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Former RCMP officer sentenced in massive ivory-smuggling case.

Former Mountie from New Brunswick sentenced to 62-month term in U.S. court for money laundering

- The Globe and Mail - CA

Former Mountie jailed for smuggling ivory into US.

Gregory Logan was involved in a decade-long scheme to smuggle narwhal tusks from Canada to the US.

- BBC - UK

Police officer arrested with ivory.

The three people were arrested in Nairobi West.

- Daily Nation - KE

Surge in number of endangered wildlife products seized by Hong Kong customs.

Hong Kong customs officers have seized HK$120 million in illegal endangered wildlife products, such as ivory and rhino horn, in the first eight months of this year – a 62 per cent jump compared with the same period in 2016. Out of 292 cases in total, 84 involved smuggling by passengers arriving at Hong Kong ...

- South China Morning Post - HK