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S Korea activists use G20 to highlight bear farms

A typical bear farm, with more than 300 animals kept in cages

Continue reading the main storyRelated StoriesG20 ministers meet in South Korea[/*]Campaigner's hope for bear plight[/*]Pakistan halts bear-baiting event[/*][/list]South Korea gets to parade its credentials as an emerging world power this week with its hosting of the G20 summit meeting in Seoul.

But animal rights campaigners hope to use the occasion to highlight something that they say undermines the country's modern image - the farming of bears for their bile.


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Added: Mar-1-2012 Occurred On: Mar-1-2012
By: spartan112
Tags: S.Korea, moonbear, G20, bear, farms
Location: Korea (South) (load item map)
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