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'All lives matter': Indonesia saves tsunami-stranded turtles

Searching a debris-strewn beach for victims of Indonesia's deadly tsunami, a rescue team happened upon a giant sea turtle trapped in a pile of marine trash.

Man arrested for smuggling endangered turtles, pangolins

Police in Nghe An Province in central Vietnam have arrested a man for allegedly smuggling in rare turtles and pangolins from Laos.

Swans removed from Hanoi’s central lake as deemed at odds with turtle legend

Despite public support, the new attraction did not last more than a day.
February 06, 2018 | 09:30 am GMT+7

Thais wish their king a happy birthday by releasing turtles into sea

Wellwishers release 1,066 turtles into the sea as part of celebrations marking the birthday of new King Maha Vajiralongkorn this week.
July 27, 2017 | 09:35 am GMT+7

Rare turtle returned to sea after escaping dining table in Vietnam

The restaurant owner spotted its rare color just before he was about to butcher the animal.
December 14, 2016 | 10:30 am GMT+7

Vietnamese man charged for killing 4,000 rare turtles for souvenir business

The illegal products were meant to be sold to China and Taiwan.
December 03, 2016 | 05:13 pm GMT+7
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