Two truckloads of red wood logs seized in Kasenga

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February 13, 2021 - Haut-Katanga, Congo, Dem. Rep.

According to Digital Congo, two truckloads of red wood logs were seized in on the Kasenga-Lubumbashi road. Red wood typically used to describe the Pterocarpus genera like Mukula or Padouk. The harvest and trade of which is prohibited from the Miombo forest of the Kasenga territory.

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