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Cambodia’s biggest ivory seizure: 3.2 tonnes of tusks

In the country’s largest-ever ivory bust, Cambodia seized more than 3.2 tonnes of elephant tusks hidden in a storage container sent from Mozambique, a customs official said on Sunday. The discovery Thursday of 1,026 tusks at the Phnom Penh Autonomous Port followed a tip from the US embassy, the official said, and highlights Cambodia’s emergence […]