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A rescued baby pangolin is released in the forest by government wildlife and conservation officer in Karo district located in North Sumatra province after Indonesian police intercepted 85 endangered pangolins, most of them alive despite being stuffed into sacks by suspected smugglers.
Picture: AFP/GettyImages

A rescued baby pangolin is released in the forest by government wildlife and conservation officer in Karo district located in North Sumatra province after Indonesian police intercepted 85 endangered pangolins, most of them alive despite being stuffed into sacks by suspected smugglers.

Picture: AFP/GettyImages

A pangolin crawls on bags wrapping other pangolins during a news conference on wildlife rescue in Bangkok, Thailand. Thai customs officers rescued 138 endangered pangolins worth about $46,000 that they say were to be sold and eaten outside the country. The animals hidden in a pickup truck were seized at a custom check point in Chumporn province, south of Bangkok, according to the officials.  Photograph: Apichart Weerawong/AP

A pangolin crawls on bags wrapping other pangolins during a news conference on wildlife rescue in Bangkok, Thailand. Thai customs officers rescued 138 endangered pangolins worth about $46,000 that they say were to be sold and eaten outside the country. The animals hidden in a pickup truck were seized at a custom check point in Chumporn province, south of Bangkok, according to the officials.  Photograph: Apichart Weerawong/AP

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