Photos by Mehdi Bolourian, Mehr News Agency
In two separate operations, Fire Department crew in Mashhad, northeastern Iran trapped four lion cubs and two bear cubs and handed them over to the Environmental Protection Agency officers. It is not clear how the cubs appeared in the streets of Mashhad. Similar incidents in Tehran last year were attributed to illegal activities by those engaged in trading of wild animals.
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