Operation PAWS

Operation PAWS

Protection of Asian Wildlife Species Hundreds of animals seized in operation targeting wildlife trafficking across Asia LYON, France – A five-month long INTERPOL-coordinated operation targeting wildlife trafficking in tigers and other big cats across Asia has resulted...

Thai man nabbed with 16 tiger cubs in truck

Thai man nabbed with 16 tiger cubs in truck October 27, 2012 Enlarge Rescued tiger cubs at a police station in Vietnam’s Ha Tinh province last month. A Thai man has been arrested with 16 tiger cubs in his pick-up truck while driving near the kingdom’s...

Vietnam police find 2 tiger carcasses in car trunk

HANOI, Vietnam — Police in central Vietnam say they have found the carcasses of two endangered wild tigers in the trunk of a car that was stopped for speeding. Police in Quang Binh province say they detained the two men in the car for questioning after finding the...