Kenya Seizes Three Tons of Ivory

Kenyan officials have confiscated more than three tons of illegal ivory destined for Malaysia, the second such seizure in less than a week.

A Kenyan Wildlife Service spokesman, Paul Mbugua, said the haul was hidden in a shipment of peanuts that was intercepted in the port city of Mombasa on Monday.

Officials say some of the elephant tusks were large in size, indicating that they were from older animals.

The seizure comes a few days after another ivory shipment of 1,400 kilograms was …