Vietnamese rhino horn smuggler nabbed in South Africa International

Customs officials in South Africa arrested a Vietnamese man at O.R. Tambo International Airport outside Johannesburg on Wednesday for attempting to smuggle 28.7 kilograms (63.3 pounds) of rhino horn, according to local media outlet News24. The horns, with an estimated value of ZAR6 million ($466,000), were spotted by a scanner when the man was trying […]

African rhino horn shipment seized at Saigon airport International

Customs officers in Ho Chi Minh City seized nearly 4 kilograms (8.8 pounds) of African rhino horn at Tan Son Nhat Airport on Tuesday from two Vietnamese passengers returning from Africa. The passengers, a 36-year-old man and a 32-year-old woman, were detained after customs officials spotted them acting suspiciously, according to Tien Phong newspaper. Customs […]