China and US lead efforts against illegal wildlife trafficking

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Activists said global wildlife trafficking is at an all-time high. The illegal trade in elephant ivory and rhino horns is a multi-billion dollar industry, often run by violent criminal networks.

Momentum is building to bring an end to it, with China and the U.S. now leading the way.

CCTV’s Paul Barber reports.

China and US lead efforts against illegal wildlife trafficking-

China and US lead efforts against illegal wildlife trafficking-

Activists said global wildlife trafficking is at an all-time high. The illegal trade in elephant ivory and rhino horns is a multi-billion dollar industry, often run by violent criminal networks. Momentum is building to bring an end to it, with China and the U.S. now leading the way. CCTV's Paul Barber reports.


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