Men jailed for killing rare birds

China Daily (USA) - - CHINA -

Two male cousins in Xuzhou city have been sen­tenced to two years in prison, three years pro­ba­tion and fined 5,000 yuan ($754) for killing six rare birds with a sling­shot. The men, sur­named Liu and Zhou, were con­victed of il­le­gally hunt­ing rare an­i­mals and killing the birds, which are un­der State pro­tec­tion, on Nov 5 last year.

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