belgium pulverizes its ivory stockpile

belgium pulverizes its ivory stockpile

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A customs officer destroys pieces of seized ivory at the Royal Museum for Central Africa in Tervuren, Belgium. PHOTOGRAPH BY JULIEN WARNAND, EPA

(via National Geographic) Belgium joined the U.S., France, Gabon, Chad, China, Zambia, and the Philippines on Wednesday morning, when it became the  latest nation to destroy its ivory stockpile. Read more here.

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