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Madagascar resumes shipments of illegally logged timber despite moratorium

Date : 10th June 2010, Source : Mongabay



Albert Camille Vital, Madagascar's Prime Minister under the regime that seized power during a coup on the Indian Ocean island nation last year, approved this week's shipment of nearly $16 million worth of timber illegally logged from the country's rainforest parks, according to documents provided to mongabay.com.

http://news.mongabay.com/2010/0610-madagascar_resumes_rosewood.html





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