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A police officer catalogues illegal ivory ornaments and tusks found in the possesion of Chinese nationals [not pictured] Qu Rongjun, Liu Xuefeng, Gu Guisheng and Wang Chengbang in a courton January 29, 2013 in Nairobi. The four Chinese men who pleaded guilty to smuggling thousands of dollars worth of ivory were handed fines of just $340 each. The four men were arrested on Sunday carrying ivory products including 40 chopsticks, six necklaces, bracelets and a pen holder, as well as two pieces of raw ivory weighing 9.6 kilogrammes; the raw ivory alone carrying an estimated black market value of value $24,000 in Asia. AFP PHOTO/Tony KARUMBA (Photo credit should read TONY KARUMBA/AFP/Getty Images)
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A police officer catalogues illegal ivory ornaments and tusks found in the possesion of Chinese nationals [not pictured] Qu Rongjun, Liu Xuefeng, Gu Guisheng and Wang Chengbang in a courton January 29, 2013 in Nairobi. The four Chinese men who pleaded guilty to smuggling thousands of dollars worth of ivory were handed fines of just $340 each. The four men were arrested on Sunday carrying ivory products including 40 chopsticks, six necklaces, bracelets and a pen holder, as well as two pieces of raw ivory weighing 9.6 kilogrammes; the raw ivory alone carrying an estimated black market value of value $24,000 in Asia. AFP PHOTO/Tony KARUMBA (Photo credit should read TONY KARUMBA/AFP/Getty Images)
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A police officer catalogues illegal ivory ornaments and tusks found... News Photo 160319229Catalog,Chinese,Crime,Decorative,Finding,Horizontal,Ivory,Kenya,Law,Nairobi,Police Force,Portrait,TuskPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA police officer catalogues illegal ivory ornaments and tusks found in the possesion of Chinese nationals [not pictured] Qu Rongjun, Liu Xuefeng, Gu Guisheng and Wang Chengbang in a courton January 29, 2013 in Nairobi. The four Chinese men who pleaded guilty to smuggling thousands of dollars worth of ivory were handed fines of just $340 each. The four men were arrested on Sunday carrying ivory products including 40 chopsticks, six necklaces, bracelets and a pen holder, as well as two pieces of raw ivory weighing 9.6 kilogrammes; the raw ivory alone carrying an estimated black market value of value $24,000 in Asia. AFP PHOTO/Tony KARUMBA (Photo credit should read TONY KARUMBA/AFP/Getty Images)