Ban sought on sale of turtle eggs

As turtle numbers fall, conservationists in Malaysia want turtle eggs to be removed from menu.

    There are calls by conservationists in Malaysia for a total ban of the sale of turtle eggs, as numbers of turtles are falling.  

    The eggs are considered a popular and traditional dish, as they're openly sold in markets at a dollar a piece.

    Al Jazeera's Florence Looi reports from Malaysia.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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