Hong Kong seizes USD1M of rhino horn in record airport haul

Hong Kong (AFP) – Two men carrying at least 24 severed rhino horns were arrested in Hong Kong airport by customs officers who said it was their largest ever seizure of rhino contraband smuggled by air passengers. The haul – worth some HKD8 million (USD1 million) – was transported brazenly through the terminal in two cardboard boxes, the Customs Department said. More details in Weekend’s Borneo Bulletin