African Nations at Odds Over Fate of Ivory Trade

October 5, 2016 Lauren M. Poteat 0

After protesters decided to set fire to roughly 105 tons of elephant ivory and 1.35 tons of rhinoceros horns in Nairobi National Park in Kenya, leaders in more than 30 African countries responded, including Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, who issued a call to ban all international trade on ivory and rhino horns. [read more…]

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