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6 tons of seized ivory crushed in Denver
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service officers carry confiscated ivory to a crusher to be pulverized, at the National Wildlife Property Repository, at Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge, in Commerce City, Colo., Thursday Nov. 14, 2013. Six tons of contraband elephant ivory, accumulated over the past 25 years in undercover investigations of organized smuggling operations and confiscations at the U.S. border, was destroyed. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

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