Two smuggled orangutans sent back to Indonesia

 Two smuggled orangutans sent back to Indonesia

Welcome Statue and Hotel Indonesia Roundabout area of Jakarta. Photo: Prayudi Setiadharma.

Two orangutans were sent back to Indonesia on Thursday, three years after they were smuggled into Thailand.

Prakit Wongsriwattanakul deputy director-general of the Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation, passed the two female orangutans, both aged 4 years, over to Indonesian charge d’affaires Dicky Komar.

Full story: Bangkok Post

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