Thailand Buddhist Temple to face charges over 40 dead tiger cubs

  • Wildlife authorities in Thailand have showcased their intention of pressing charges against a Buddhist Tiger Temple where bodies of 40 dead tiger cubs were recovered. The deceased cubs were discovered during a week-long initiative to relocate 137 tigers from the tourist site in Kanchanaburi province. The temple operators have also been accused of animal abuse, wildlife trafficking and illegal possession of carcasses and endangered species.