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Kenya Poachingi
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January 16, 2013
The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) director William Kiprono announced Wednesday that 384 elephants had been killed in Kenya the previous year because of poaching. He says poaching is fueled by demand from Asia and describes how elephants act like humans when they are killed. The KWS spokesman explains Kenya's position ahead of a wildlife trade convention meeting (CITES) in March. KWS also shows off ivory, rhino horn and other animal products.

Kenya Poaching

Published January 16, 2013

The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) director William Kiprono announced Wednesday that 384 elephants had been killed in Kenya the previous year because of poaching. He says poaching is fueled by demand from Asia and describes how elephants act like humans when they are killed. The KWS spokesman explains Kenya's position ahead of a wildlife trade convention meeting (CITES) in March. KWS also shows off ivory, rhino horn and other animal products.