indonesia poaching punishment



indonesia is one of the most biodiverse place on earth, but illegal poaching and animal trading problem is threatening many endangered wildlife including tigers, rhinos. orangutans. these animals are sell for their mean tan body parts, mainly uses in chinese medicine. the government is now increasing the maximum sentences for poachers from 5 years to 20. some environmental groups support this change, but stated that this will not help solving the problem with weak enforcement.

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