Suspects arrested in Kazakhstan for poaching saigas and killing a state ranger

Kazakh state ranger Yerlan Nurgaliev died following a violent incident with Saiga poachers in the steppe. Now three suspects have been arrested by the police.

Frankfurt Zoological Society

Last updated on 29 January 2019

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Kazakhstan
Region: 
Asia
Threats: 
Illegal trade
Species: 
Saiga borealis
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals