Temple in Thailand wins case to keep 150 tigers

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A monk with tiger

The Tiger Temple in Thailand’s Kanchanaburi town has won a last minute reprieve to keep 150 tigers, after being threatened with closure last year. The news comes as a shock to animal rights campaigners, who have complained for years that the tigers were being exploited for profit. Tony Cheng reports.

Temple in Thailand wins case to keep 150 tigers

Temple in Thailand wins case to keep 150 tigers

The Tiger Temple in Thailand's Kanchanaburi town has won a last minute reprieve to keep 150 tigers, after being threatened with closure last year.