BBC Look-Ahead: Why Zimbabwe wants to restart the ivory trade

By Mark Brodie
Published: Monday, May 23, 2022 - 11:14am
Updated: Monday, May 23, 2022 - 11:40am

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A Russian soldier has been sentenced to life in prison in the first war crimes trial since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine began; the soldier had pleaded guilty to killing a Ukrainian civilian.

Meanwhile, Russian forces continue to focus their attacks on the east of Ukraine.

And Zimbabwe is looking to sell its surplus in ivory, a trade which has been globally banned since 1989.

For a look at that and some of the other key global stories in the coming days, The Show spoke with the BBC’s Pete Ross.

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