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EXCLUSIVE Wildlife traffickers creeping back as pandemic restrictions ease - U.N. report

Reuters 21 Sep 2021
... wildlife trade ... Through interviews with wildlife traders and traffickers in difficult-to-police regions in countries along the Mekong River - like Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, and China - the UNODC found evidence of wildlife products being stockpiled until prices and demand recover.

Elephants return from epic journey

China Daily 11 Sep 2021
It passed through eight counties in the province during the journey ... The animal, which can be found in the areas of Yunnan bordering Myanmar and Laos, is also under first-class State protection in China. Due to ongoing wildlife protection efforts, the number of wild Asian elephants in the province has increased from 170 in 1980 to 300 today ...