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Japan's ivory trade fuels illegal exports to China, Africa says

Illicit shipments continue to drive elephant poaching

TOKYO -- Japan is facing growing criticism over its domestic trade in ivory, which African nations and environmental groups say encourages illegal exports and poaching of African elephants.

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