Malaysia seizes large shipment of rhino horn

Authorities in Malaysia have seized a large shipment of rhino horns thought to have an estimated black market value of around 3 million euros. Officials say the 18 horns, weighing more than 50 kilos, were smuggled from Mozambique via Doha on a Qatar Airways flight, before eventually being stopped at Kuala Lumpur airport. Malaysia is a major transit point for the trade in endangered species. While the global trade in Rhino horn is banned by a UN convention, it is prized as an...

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