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Wildlife Trafficking Kingpin Arrested in Thailand

Advertisement An alleged kingpin of wildlife trafficking, suspected of fueling much of Asia’s illegal animal trade for over a decade, has been arrested in Thailand, local police officials said Saturday. Boonchai Bach, 40, was arrested in Thailand’s northeastern border province ...

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Serial stowaway arrested again at Chicago’s O’Hare airport

Related Articles CHICAGO: A woman with a history of sneaking aboard planes slipped past security at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport this week and was flying to London when the airline realized she didn’t have a ticket.Chicago Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi ...

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Iran frees 440 people arrested during protests

LONDON: Iran has freed 440 people arrested in Tehran during anti-government protests, a judiciary official said, amid continuing uncertainty over how many were detained around the country.The demonstrations, which began over economic hardships in late December, spread to more than ...

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Nearly 800 Arrested in Economic Protests in Tunisia

Advertisement TUNIS — The authorities in Tunisia have arrested nearly 800 people who were protesting tax increases and other government policies after a series of clashes with the police. The arrests have alarmed observers of Tunisia, the only country to ...

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Third night of unrest in Tunisia as hundreds arrested

Related Articles TUNIS: A third night of unrest has shaken Tunisia where authorities said Thursday more than 600 people have been arrested this week as anger at austerity measures boils over on the streets.Tunisia is considered a rare success story ...

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