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Vietnam destroys mass rhino horns and elephant ivory

Vietnam destroys mass rhino horns and elephant ivory

Vietnam destroyed nearly 2.2 tonnes of seized elephant ivory and 70 kg of rhino horns on Saturday, in one of its strongest moves yet to stop illegal wildlife trafficking.

Philippine mayor accused over drugs killed in jail

Philippine mayor accused over drugs killed in jail

A Philippine mayor President Rodrigo Duterte named as being involved in the illegal drug trade was shot dead in jail Saturday, police said, the second local official implicated in narcotics to be killed in two weeks.

Tanker carrying illegal Libya oil forced back to port

Tanker carrying illegal Libya oil forced back to port

An Indian-flagged tanker has been forced to return a shipment of oil smuggled out of Libya thanks to international intervention, according to the country's National Oil Corporation (NOC).

Macedonia building another fence to block illegal migrants

Macedonia building another fence to block illegal migrants

Macedonia has begun building a new razor-wire fence parallel to an existing one on its border with Greece to make it harder for migrants to enter the Balkan country, an army official said Monday.