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African nations deadlocked on elephant ivory

Kenya and Mali reduced their demands to extend a 1989 world ban on the trade in elephant ivory but ran into deadlock on Tuesday at a U.N. forum with other African nations who want tightly controlled trade. Hoping to avert an acrimonious public row among African states, the Conference on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) put off debate about elephants until Wednesday or Thursday. Full Story

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