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United States and European Union to Seek Trade Protection for Imperiled Species. LONDON, Oct.
Decision hinges on outcomes of Mediterranean red coral workshop, held in Naples this week. WASHINGTON, Sept.
Experts say endangered species are being threatened by Internet advertisements asking people adopt "playful primates" from Cameroon.
A spokeswoman said Saturday that the European Union (EU) will decide in the autumn whether to add bluefin tuna to a list of threatened species, a move that would put a temporary ban on selling the fish species in world markets.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rene Soliz of Alice, Texas, was sentenced today in U.S.
The increase in demand for bluefin tuna has resulted in a call from Monaco and CITES to place Atlantic and Mediterranean bluefin tuna on the worldâ€™s endangered species list.
Some experts say that tiger farming can help the large catâ€™s population flourish, although other experts argue that it would only fuel demand for illegal trade of the endangered catâ€™s pelts, bones and body.
- A handkerchief.
- Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
- In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.