Thailand PM: 'No one cares more about elephants'

Thailand's Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra opened the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species saying: "No one cares more about elephants than the Thai people".

She added: "I believe Thailand will be a strong ally to fight illicit global trafficking in ivory"

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Ivory talks 'fail to deliver'

The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (Cites) ends in Bangkok today but there is disappointment, from some pressure groups, that an opportunity to halt the well-documented rise in poaching has been missed.