Allan Thornton (left), President of the US-based Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA), and EIA Senior Policy Analyst Danielle Grabiel showed an undercover video they say suggests that a ‘huge loophole’s in Japanese law enforcement is hindering efforts to rein in illegal ivory trading. Photo: AFP

Undercover video hints Japan abetting illegal ivory trade

Allan Thornton (left), President of the US-based Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA), and EIA Senior Policy Analyst Danielle Grabiel showed an undercover video they say suggests that a ‘huge loophole’s in Japanese law enforcement is hindering efforts to rein in illegal ivory trading. Photo: AFP
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