A Vietnamese man and a Chinese woman have been arrested at Suvarnabhumi airport for trafficking in African elephant tusks and ivory bracelets worth about nine million baht.
The seized ivory is displayed at a media briefing. Post Today photo
Luong Tien Phong, 62, and Chen Zhiyu, 23, were presented at a news conference at the airport's customs office on Monday after an X-ray of their four bags revealed 18 pieces of tusks and 587 ivory bracelets weighing a combined 46 kilogrammes on Saturday.
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