The Hunt for Sumatran Tiger Pelt
Monday, 6 June 2022
Ahmadi, former regent of Bener Meriah, Aceh, is arrested for selling Sumatran tiger pelt, along with two other suspects. There are only 200 tigers left in Aceh.
A PIECE of Sumatran tiger pelt was stretched out on a huge table measuring some three meters at the Aceh Regional Police Headquarters, Friday, June 3. Blackened bones piled up next to the pelt. On top of the pelt was a piece of paper that said it was the skin of a male tiger, around 11 years old. The tiger died in a snare.
The police and the Leopard Brigade Section I of the Ministry of Environment and Forestry’s (KLHK) Law Enforcement Cent...
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