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Guangdong customs seize 2,674 pangolin in biggest trafficking case in 5 years

Customs officials in southern China’s Guangdong province seized 2,764 frozen pangolin carcasses last month in the biggest trafficking case involving the endangered species in five years. Pangolin meat is considered a delicacy in China and traditional Chinese medicine holds that pangolin scales possess healing qualities. The animals were found in 414 cooling boxes loaded aboard a […]