The African Lion to be Put Under US Protection Laws

October 28, 2014 12:15 AM

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The African Lion to be Put Under US Protection Laws

“The African lion, a symbol of majesty, courage and strength, faces serious threats to its long-term survival,” said in a statement Dan Ashe, director of the Federal agency, Fish and Wildlife Service.

“Putting the lions in endangered species will give these animals all the protections of US law for their preservation, to strengthen controls and monitoring of imports and international trade,” he added.

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