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Tiger cubs in plastic boxes smuggled as delicacies

Police have arrested two men suspected of smuggling tiger cubs and hundreds of other animals in Thailand.

They were discovered in the back of a truck in the north-east of the country, reportedly heading to neighbouring Laos.

It is believed the animals were destined to be used in medicines and delicacies, as Adrienne White reports.

  • 21 Feb 2014
  • From the section Asia
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