Activists call for ivory trade crackdown

A report by ITV News into the slaughter of a family of elephants is fuelling calls for a complete ban on the international ivory trade.

Activists are calling for Interpol and the World Customs Association to work together to crackdown on the trade.

Here's ITV News Correspondent Paul Davies' report, which includes footage from campaign group the Environmental Investigation Agency:

Click here to read ITV News China Correspondent Angus Walker's blog on the dirty business of the lucrative ivory trade between Africa and Asia.

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Anger over elephant killings

A family of 12 elephants have been slaughtered and their tusks hacked off in the worst recorded ivory poaching incident in Kenya's history, prompting calls for action to tackle the illegal trade.