September 21 2017
Military police at a British base in Cyprus have been equipped with drones to combat the trapping of illegal songbirds, reports Agence France-Presse.
Millions of migratory birds use Cyprus as a stopping-off point during their spring migration from Africa and the Middle East to Europe. Trappers often operate in British military-controlled areas, including the Dhekelia base on Cyprus, close to the south coast resort of Larnaca.
The effort is part of Operation Freedom, with...
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