Chinese customs have seized 11.9 tonnes of scales of pangolins, the world’s most poached animal and under threat of extinction, in their biggest seizure of its kind on Wednesday. Photo: Handout

China confiscates 12 tonnes of endangered pangolin scales in the country’s biggest seizure

The latest stockpile of scales was likely taken from between 20,000 to 30,000 slaughtered pangolins

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Chinese customs have seized 11.9 tonnes of scales of pangolins, the world’s most poached animal and under threat of extinction, in their biggest seizure of its kind on Wednesday. Photo: Handout
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