Save our species (SOS)

2022.12.22
Share on WhatsApp
Share on WhatsApp
Save our species (SOS) Cartoon by Rebel Pepper
Photo: RFA

Laos and Cambodia are struggling to curb the poaching and trafficking of endangered wildlife from purportedly protected forests. Threatened species such as pangolins, tigers, elephants, rhinos and bears are sold domestically and trafficked internationally to neighbors China, Thailand and Vietnam. The animals are used in traditional Chinese medicine, sold as pets or as decorations, and eaten in restaurants.

POST A COMMENT

Add your comment by filling out the form below in plain text. Comments are approved by a moderator and can be edited in accordance with RFAs Terms of Use. Comments will not appear in real time. RFA is not responsible for the content of the postings. Please, be respectful of others' point of view and stick to the facts.