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News Gabon: Gabon says major ivory trafficking ring dismantled, 10 held

News channel or source: http://www.sfgate.com/news/science/article/Gabon-says-major-ivory-trafficking-ring-12512065.php
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Gabon says a major trafficking ring that smuggled six tons of ivory out of the country in 2017 has been dismantled, in a victory against poachers who have killed large numbers of forest elephants in the Central African country.

News Gabon: DNA untangles Gabon’s complex web of frog species

News channel or source: http://insider.si.edu/2018/01/dna-barcoding-untangles-gabons-complex-web-frog-species/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

When Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute conservation biologist Jessica Deichmann joined a project to determine how the construction of a road in Gabon’s Moukalaba-Doudou National Park would affect amphibians in the area, she quickly realized ...

News Gabon: Gabon Says It Busted a Major Ivory Smuggling Network

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/18/world/africa/gabon-ivory-smuggling.html
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

DAKAR, Senegal — Officials in Gabon say they have dismantled the Central African nation’s largest ivory trafficking network, which last year alone was responsible for trading, selling and shipping six tons of ivory across the continent. A two-year ...

News Gabon: Spotted hyena returns to Gabon park after 20 years: researchers

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/spotted-hyena-returns-gabon-park-20-years-researchers-034552471.html
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

Libreville (AFP) - A spotted hyena has been sighted in a Gabon national park for the first time in 20 years, conservationists said Friday, the latest large predator to have returned to a region where many had gone locally extinct. The Bateke Plateau ...

News Gabon: Gabon Reports Busting Major Ivory Smuggling Operation

News channel or source: https://www.truthdig.com/articles/gabon-reports-shutting-major-ivory-smuggling-operation/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

JOHANNESBURG—Gabon says a major trafficking ring that smuggled six tons of ivory out of the country in 2017 has been dismantled, in a victory against poachers who have killed large numbers of forest elephants in the Central African country. The Chadian ...

News Gabon: Gabon opposition leader prevented from flying to France

News channel or source: http://www.digitaljournal.com/news/world/gabon-opposition-leader-prevented-from-flying-to-france/article/512070
Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

Gabon opposition leader Jean Ping was on Saturday prevented by the security forces from taking a flight to France over a judicial matter, he told AFP. "I was supposed to travel this evening but the security forces prevented me," the former African Union ...

News Gabon: Beat : Gabon appreciates China’s long-term, sincere support, FM

News channel or source: http://www.4-traders.com/BEAT-HOLDINGS-LTD-6814851/news/Beat-Gabon-appreciates-China-rsquo-s-long-term-sincere-support-FM-25810277/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Appreciation Libreville, Jan. 15, 2018 (Xinhua /NAN) Gabon’s Foreign Minister Noel Nelson Messone on Monday expressed appreciation for China’s long-term and sincere support for his country’s development, hailing China as a reliable friend. In a ...

News Gabon: Former DR Congo army chief accused of coup bid held in Gabon

News channel or source: http://www.pulse.ng/news/world/former-dr-congo-army-chief-accused-of-coup-bid-held-in-gabon-id7853693.html
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

Democratic Republic of Congo's former military chief, who has been accused by Kinshasa of an attempted coup against President Joseph Kabila in 2011, has been arrested in Gabon, sources told AFP. Democratic Republic of Congo's former military chief, who has ...

News Gabon: Gabon Appreciates China's Long-Term, Sincere Support - FM

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201801160176.html
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Libreville — Gabon's Foreign Minister Noel Nelson Messone on Monday expressed appreciation for China's long-term and sincere support for his country's development, hailing China as a reliable friend. In a meeting with visiting Chinese Foreign Minister ...

News Gabon: Gabon appreciates China's long-term, sincere support: FM

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-01/16/c_136900237.htm
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (L) addresses a press conference with Gabon's Foreign Minister Noel Nelson Messone in Libreville, Gabon, Jan. 15, 2018. (Xinhua/Wang Songyu) LIBREVILLE, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) -- Gabon's Foreign Minister Noel Nelson Messone on ...