Taking a stand against trafficking of protected species

Customs officers standing in front of stuffed leopards in a taxidermy hall at Paris' natural history museum yesterday as part of a fight against the trafficking of protected species. French Customs, which seized seven stuffed animals last year, deliv
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Customs officers standing in front of stuffed leopards in a taxidermy hall at Paris' natural history museum yesterday as part of a fight against the trafficking of protected species. French Customs, which seized seven stuffed animals last year, delivered them to the museum for its collections.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 17, 2016, with the headline 'Taking a stand against trafficking of protected species'. Print Edition | Subscribe