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Vietnam | Police confiscate over 8 metric tons of trafficked ivory, pangolin scales

HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnamese authorities have seized more than eight metric tonnes of pangolin scales and ivory in one of the Southeast Asian country’s largest wildlife trafficking cases for years, the government said on Friday.


Trade in ivory and pangolin is illegal in Vietnam, but wildlife trafficking remains widespread.


https://www.reuters.com/article/us-vietnam-wildlife-trafficking/vietnam-seizes-eight-tonnes-of-ivory-pangolin-scales-idUSKCN1MF0GT

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