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Letter: Orangutans, RIP

  • The Jakarta Post

| Thu, December 1 2011 | 09:46 am

PREMIUM I appeal to my fellow Indonesian citizens to help us save orangutans from Malaysian palm oil companies.

Recently, just one Malaysian palm oil company in East Kalimantan exterminated several dozen orangutans, a species legally protected under our own laws, and the company knew about it. Elsewhere in Central Kalimantan, another Malaysian palm oil company is trying to destroy a pristine rainfo...