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Cambodia: TikTok pet lion confiscated by authorities returned after intervention by prime minister

The pet lion that was confiscated by officials in Cambodia last month was returned to its owner after the intervention by its prime minister. The 18-month-old male lion was illegally smuggled into the country by a Chinese national, officials said. They launched an inquiry in April after seeing TikTok videos of the lion at a […]

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Cambodia: Authorities confiscate lion illegally kept as pet after appearance on TikTok

Cambodian authorities confiscated a lion that was being illegally kept as a pet after it was seen being cuddled and bathed in social media videos. Officials said a Chinese national had imported the animal and was raising it at a villa in the capital Phnom Penh. They launched their investigation in April, after discovering footage […]