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Wildlife activists clear animal traps from Leuser National Park in Aceh
The Nation, Thailand, 23 Jan 2019

In eastern Indonesia, a bird-trafficking hotspot flies under the radar, 11 Dec 2018

People in U.S. are decorating for Halloween with dead Indonesian bats
Washington Post, 31 Oct 2018

Indonesia adds hundreds of birds to protected species list, 03 Aug 2018

Jakarta痴 flourishing trade in threatened turtles and tortoises under the spotlight again
Traffic, 26 Mar 2018

Exotic Indonesian birds smuggled in drain pipes
BBC News, 17 Nov 2017

The Hornbill Hunters of Sumatra
Asia Sentinel, 01 Aug 2017

Sumatran rhino horn, pangolin parts seized in Aceh wildlife trafficking bust, 27 Jul 2017

Law enforcers recover 38 sea turtles in eastern Indonesia 6 of them dead, 01 Mar 2017

27 critically endangered Javan slow lorises rescued from online traders in Indonesia, 27 Jan 2017

Wildlife Crimes Pose Serious Risk to Conservation Efforts in Indonesia
Jakarta Globe, 06 Jan 2017

Study highlights big discrepancies in animal exports from Indonesia to the Netherlands
Traffic, 21 Nov 2016

Illegal trade in laughingthrushes in Indonesia no laughing matter
Traffic, 24 Oct 2016

Indonesia seizes hundreds of frozen pangolins
The Guardian, UK, 26 Aug 2016

Indonesian soldier caught with 8 pangolins in car backseat, 24 Jun 2016

Judges up the ante for tiger traffickers in Indonesia, 24 Jun 2016

Trade wiping out Indonesia痴 bird species
Traffic, 25 May 2016

World痴 most expensive coffee often produced from caged, abused civets.
Traffic, 24 May 2016

Illegal trade pushing Helmeted Hornbills towards extinction
Traffic, 04 May 2016

Malaysians arrested in Jakarta with bags full of reptiles
Traffic, 04 Apr 2016

Even This Incredibly Elusive Bird Isn't Safe from Traffickers
National Geographic, 25 Feb 2016

Large seizures of Pig-nosed Turtles in Indonesia highlight magnitude of illegal trade
Traffic, 23 Feb 2016

Indonesia痴 little known pitta trade
Traffic, 17 Feb 2016

Transnational Collaboration Results in Conviction of Wildlife Trader in U.K.
Wildlife Conservation Society, 22 Jan 2016

Men who sold 8 Sumatran tigers arrested in Indonesia, 13 Jan 2016

Jokowi痴 plan to free captive birds earns unexpected backlash, 05 Jan 2016

Thousands of birds seized from East Java port
Traffic, 04 Dec 2015

Tokay Gecko captive breeding doesn稚 add up
Traffic, 06 Nov 2015

German national arrested in Indonesia for smuggling Earless Monitor Lizards
Traffic, 19 Nov 2015

New 'hog-nosed rat' discovered in Sulawesi, Indonesia
BBC News, 06 Oct 2015

Tens of Thousands of Birds Illegally Sold on the Streets of Jakarta
Annamiticus, 24 Sep 2015

Tiger Poacher and Trader Arrested by Indonesian Police and Forest Rangers in the Leuser Landscape
Wildlife Conservation Society, 17 Sep 2015

Indonesia痴 illegal cage bird trade pushing Black-winged Mynas towards extinction
Traffic, 13 Aug 2015

Push to revise conservation law as Indonesians post wildlife crimes to Facebook, 10 Jul 2015

Bengkulu Police arrest suspected ivory trafficker
Traffic, 20 Jul 2015

Indonesian kingpin of illegal wildlife trade gets two years in prison, 13 Jul 2015

Customs officials seize 455 pangolins hidden in crates of fish in Indonesia, 09 Jul 2015

Thousands of Critically Endangered Palawan Forest Turtles seized
Traffic, 24 Jun 2015

94 pangolins released in Sumatra following huge illegal wildlife seizure
The Guardian, UK, 05 May 2015

Five tons of frozen pangolin: Indonesian authorities make massive bust, 28 Apr 2015

Pangolin Prison in Medan, Sumatra
National Geographic, 28 Apr 2015

Sting operation nets tiger poachers, 24 Feb 2015

In unprecedented move, Indonesia punishes illegal manta ray trader, 03 Feb 2015

More than 2300 Pig-nosed Turtles seized at Jakarta international airport
Traffic, 23 Jan 2015

Indonesia's silent wildlife killer: hunting, 26 Dec 2014

Why is conservation so hard in Indonesia? Erik Meijaard
Malaysian Insider, 13 Dec 2014

Black market manta ray bust in Indonesia, 14 Nov 2014

Tiger Traders Busted in Indonesia
Wildlife Conservation Soceity, 30 Oct 2014

Intensive collection threatens peculiar Pig-nosed Turtle in Papua, Indonesia
Traffic, 04 Oct 2014

Officials bust one of the biggest players in illegal Indonesian manta ray trade, 01 Oct 2014

Smuggling threatens the 滴oly Grail of the reptile world - the Earless Monitor Lizard
Traffic, 10 Sep 2014

Indonesian authorities bust porcupine-smuggling ring
Traffic, 28 Aug 2014

Orangutan, gibbons and other animals seized at Jakarta International Airport
Traffic, 17 Jun 2014

Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines and Viet Nam join forces to crack down on turtle trade
Traffic, 06 Jun 2014

Indonesian Police Confiscate Protected Wildlife From Illegal Traders in Aceh
Wildlife Conservation Soceity, 04 Jun 2014

Ivory Traders Arrested by Aceh Police in Indonesia
Wildlife Conservation Society, 09 May 2014

Volunteers care for smuggled wildlife on Sulawesi
The Vancouver Sun, 07 Mar 2014

Divine Intervention? Indonesian Clerics Issue Fatwa to Protect Endangered Species
The Diplomat, 08 Mar 2014

Cache of wildlife from Australia, Indonesia & Papua New Guinea seized in the Philippines
SBS, Australia, 19 Feb 2014

ProFauna calls on Govt to block websites selling wildlife
Jakarta Post, 14 Feb 2014

Over 2,000 Pig-nosed Turtles fly home to a troubled future
Traffic, 06 Feb 2014

Indonesia makes arrest in case of smuggling protected wildlife
UPI, 23 Jan 2014

Tiger Middlemen Arrested In Aceh, Indonesia
Wildlife Conservation Society, 07 Jan 2014

Risking Life and Limb to Protect Indonesia痴 Slow Lorises
Jakarta Globe, 23 Nov 2013

Wildlife Traffickers Sentenced in Indonesia
Wildlife Conservation Society, 06 Nov 2013

ProFauna urges people to stop buying rare animals
Jakarta Post, 24 Aug 2013

Singapore among major shark trade hubs, India and Indonesia biggest butchers
The Standard, Hong Kong, 30 Jul 2011

Illegal wildlife trade flourishes in Sumatra, 10 Jun 2013

Little-known carnivore, the Javan Ferret Badger, sold as illegal pets in Indonesia, 24 Apr 2013

Indonesian company implicated in ivory smuggling case
Jakarta Post, 02 Mar 2013

Indonesia nabs animal smugglers
IOL News, 07 Jan 2013

Rare stuffed tigers and bears heaped on to pile and burned
Daily Mail, UK, 15 Nov 2012

Indonesia remains epicenter for illegal wildlife trade in reptiles and amphibians, 24 Oct 2012

Local Communities Put Species at Risk With Willingness to Kill
Jakarta Globe, 30 Sep 2012

Thousands of marine turtle eggs seized again, in West Kalimantan
Traffic, 09 Aug 2012

A Long Way Away From Solving Illegal Wildlife Trade in Indonesia
Jakarta Globe, 31 Jul 2012

Endangered Sumatran Tigers Face New Threat Online
Jakarta Globe, 31 Jul 2012

Slow lorises sold openly, illegally in Indonesia, 03 Apr 2012

Almost 1,500 turtles 田rammed like sardines into suitcases : update
Traffic, 02 Mar 2012