Royal Thai Customs intercept three attempts to smuggle tortoise and freshwater turtle in less than a week

12. November 2013
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Bangkok, Thailand, (8 November, 2013) – Thailand continues to be a major hub for the illegal trade in tortoises and freshwater turtles – but Royal Thai Customs are taking action.  This week alone, three smuggling attempts have been thwarted, all arriving at the Suvarnabhumi International Airport.