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Push to get elephants out of cities

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LAMPANG - The Friends of the Asian Elephant Foundation has launched a petition to pressure the government to get elephants off city streets throughout the country. 

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FAE secretary-general Soraida Salwala said the FAE has been campaigning for a ban on elephants being used to make money in urban areas since 1995, but little has been done to stop the abuse.

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