The 182 countries in attendance failed to pass a total ban on the trade of lion parts.
A previously unknown population of African lions has been caught on camera during an expedition into a remote Ethiopian national park. The Born Free Foundation, an international wildlife group, announced the find on Monday, and prov...
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DAKAR (Reuters) - A U.S. agency on Monday listed two lion subspecies under the Endangered Species Act, offering them legal protection that will make it harder for hunters to import trophies into the country.
The United States is the world's largest importer of lion parts. Between 1999 and 2008, the United States imported 13,484 lion parts equal to at least 4,000 lions.