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    New Thailand special force to take on gangs

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    Southeast Asia is the global hotspot for illegally trading wildlife and timber. The market is worth billions of dollars each year. It has also taken a human toll on the rangers who work to stop the trafficking. Now the government is responding with a new special force to take on gangs. Al Jazeera's Scott Heidler reports from southern Thailand.