Heartbreaking News About Amur Tigers

This year started with heartbreaking news about Amur tigers. On January 27, a large shipment of wildlife derivatives was seized in Primorye, near the border between China and Russia. Officers of the Far Eastern Operative Customs and border guards stopped … Продолжить

Gang of Poachers and Smugglers Busted in Primorye

Source: https://en.mvd.ru/news/item/2638460/ Press-Center of the MIA of Russia Press-Service of the MIA Administration for the Primorsky Territory Employees of the MIA Administration for the Primorsky Territory, carried out a complex of measures aimed at revealing crimes against animals, included in … Продолжить

Russia’s State Duma approves president’s proposal to make harvest and smuggling of endangered species a crimial offence

Source: http://rapsinews.ru/legislation_news/20130618/267825819.html MOSCOW, JUNE 18 – RAPSI. On June 18, 2013 State Duma of the Russian Federation adopted in the third reading legal amendments that introduce criminal responsibilities with maximum imprisonment up to 7 years for harvest of and trade … Продолжить

Severe punishment for smuggling derivatives

On May 28, Primorsky Krai Regional Court ruled to sentence six criminals accused of crimes envisaged in Article 30 ‘Preparation for a crime and criminal attempt’, Article 188 ‘Smuggling’ and Article 322 ‘Illegal border-crossing’ of Criminal Code of the Russian Federation. Продолжить