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Red flag raised over poaching in Kenya

19 February 2013, 11:05

Nairobi - Daily Nation reports the United Kingdom has warned that profits from illegal ivory trade may be used to fund terrorism unless urgent action is taken to stem the vice.

According to the UK, the international community should come in and help to end the poaching menace before it takes the new form.

Speaking on Monday at an event bringing together wildlife conservation organisations in Nairobi, UK Minister for Natural Resources Richard Benyon warned the international community against treating poaching in Kenya as an isolated incidence.

- For more visit Daily Nation

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