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September 22, 2020 - Humane Society International

On World Rhino Day, Chinese animal protection groups urge China’s President Xi to ban rhino hunting trophy imports

On World Rhino Day, Chinese animal protection groups urge China’s President Xi to ban rhino hunting trophy imports
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China’s leading animal protection organizations have sent an open letter to President Xi Jingping urging the Chinese government to make China the first country in Asia to ban the import of rhino hunting trophies.

At a press conference held in Beijing on World Rhino Day, Capital Animal Welfare Association (CAWA) together with wildlife and legal experts released the letter co-signed by more than twenty Chinese animal protection and conservation organizations as part of an appeal to eliminate Chinese demand for rhino products, including hunting trophies.

China is the world’s second largest importer of rhino hunting trophies after the United States.

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