Naypyidaw, Myanmar

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A man adds wood to the fire as elephant tusks are burned during a ceremony to destroy confiscated wildlife parts. Elephant skin, clouded leopard parts and tiger bone were among the hundreds of animal parts worth $1.3m razed in the first public display of action against its prolific illegal wildlife trade.

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