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$3.6m Of Ivory Found On Emirates Flight To BKK  
User currently offlineSQ_EK_freak From United Kingdom, joined Dec 2000, 1812 posts, RR: 20
Posted (6 years 2 months 3 weeks 4 days 3 hours ago) and read 4226 times:

Apparently a probe is underway as to why more than two tons of ivory worth $3.6 million had not only been loaded on to the Emirates plane that had landed in BKK but also had been mis-declared as "telecom equipment". Apparently the crate, which had 239 elephant tusks, had originated in Nairobi and had a final destination of Laos.

Emirates announced that they have launched an investigation of their own as to what happened and were fully cooperating with Thai authorities in the biggest customs seizure in Thai history.


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