BUAV: ‘Join our call to Air France to end primate shipments’

Posted on September 6, 2012


Today (6th September), the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) posted an item on their web-site titled ‘Join our call to Air France to end primate shipments’.

‘… Air France is the only major European passenger airline still engaged in the cruel trade of transporting primates for research.

The BUAV, with our partners in the European Coalition to End Animal Experiments (ECEAE), have been successful in persuading many European airlines to agree to stop or not become involved in the cruel transportation of primates for research, including  British Airways, Lufthansa, Czech Airlines, Finnair, Alitalia, Iberia, Swiss International Airlines and Brussels Airlines.

Air France continues to transport monkeys from countries such as Mauritius and Vietnam to the research laboratories of Europe and the USA.

Please join the ECEAE’s European-wide campaign and say NON á Air France. Sign our pledge urging Air France to end their involvement in the cruel trade of primates for research …’

Read the item at www.buav.org/article/1096/join-our-call-to-air-france-to-end-primate-shipments

Please support the BUAV and all their campaigns.


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