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Myanmar monkey species on brink of extinction

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April 1, 2014
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A conservation group says Chinese logging and demand for monkey bones are threatening a rare monkey species in northern Myanmar. The Myanmar snub-nosed monkeys were recently captured on video for the first time. (April 1) Video provided by AP


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