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    Indonesia's orangutans under threat

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    The destruction of the world's rainforests has been under discussion this week at a summit in the Republic of Congo.

    Among the species threatened by deforestation are Indonesia's orangutans. Indonesia's orangutans are among the most well-known victims of deforestation.

    However, a plan to release more than 600 of these primates back into the wild has been repeatedly delayed.

    Al Jazeera's Step Vaessen reports.