Czech tried to smuggle snakes — among 247 other exotic animals — onto plane in Argentina

A Czech man trying to board a trans-Atlantic flight with 247 live animals, including poisonous snakes and endangered reptiles, has been arrested at Buenos Aires’ Ezeiza Airport.

Read more in Global Post

“The discovery was made on Dec. 7 but a judge only charged Abelovsky with smuggling this week. He faces 10 years in prison if convicted.”

Should be nice when more countries are enforcing laws like these!

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About Antoni Uni

I am born in Haarlem, the Netherlands, and went to Spain, l'Escala - Costabrava, in 1988. After 15 years I made a mistake and went travelling in S.E. Asia. and in 2005 I dropped down in Bangkok where I still live. Mijn website met foto's is: http://www.antoniuniphotography.com/
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