The first phase of the building of the falcon-breeding centre in Xinjiang is due to be completed in 2016. Photo: Corbis

Environmentalists get claws into plans for Qatari-funded falcon-breeding centre in China

Concerns raised that the US$15 million scheme in Xinjiang will be run simply to meet lucrative demand for the birds of prey among hunters in the Middle East

The first phase of the building of the falcon-breeding centre in Xinjiang is due to be completed in 2016. Photo: Corbis
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