Prince William’s wildlife speech draws online applause in China

Britain's Prince William feeds a baby elephant at a sanctuary in Xishuangbanna, southwest China's Yunnan province on March 4, 2015Britain's Prince William won praise Thursday from Chinese Internet users after he visited an elephant reserve in the country and condemned illegal wildlife trafficking as "a vicious form of criminality". William's speech in Xishuangbanna, Yunnan province, capped off a four-day visit to China during which he also met with President Xi Jinping in Beijing and chatted with students at a Shanghai football clinic. The trip was William's first to China, and made him the highest-profile royal visitor since Queen Elizabeth II in 1986.

March 5, 2015 10:32 am

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