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Prince William Urges Tougher Punishment for Poachers and Wildlife Smugglers

Published on: Thu, 11 Oct 2018 16:19:17 UTC
News Agency: Times
More than a 1,000 rangers have been killed in line of duty over the past decade protecting elephants, rhinos and other endangered animals. But punishment for illegal wildlife trade is still not harsh enough, warned Prince William on Thursday. “Lawmakers and judges must make sure the penalties are higher than the rewards,” the Duke of…
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