Poachers' paradise: Gulf hunts fuel Pakistan falcon trafficking

Since learning to capture birds as a teen, Muhammad Rafiq has amassed a small fortune in Pakistan trapping and trafficking falcons—including some endangered species—for wealthy Gulf Arabs. 

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Last updated on 04 January 2021

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Pakistan
Region: 
Asia
Threats: 
Poaching
Species: 
Falco peregrinus
Species group: 
Birds