Guidanian: MoT rejects use of dolphins, other endangered animals in field of entertainment

Tue 08 Aug 2017 at 15:10 Economy
NNA - Minister of Tourism Avedis Guidianian met with a delegation of the "Animals Lebanon" Association to inquire about the dolphin show announced recently by the Circus of Lebanon.


Guidanian discussed with the association the dangers of using dolphins and other endangered animals in the field of entertainment, expressing the Ministry's rejection to such shows based on the abuse of animals on the verge of extinction for the sake of entertainment and for commercial purposes.


"These shows are in no way related to tourism or to improving the image of Lebanon or reflecting its values," he said.



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