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Tiger cubs in plastic boxes smuggled as delicacies

21 February 2014 Last updated at 14:53 GMT

Police have arrested two men suspected of smuggling tiger cubs and hundreds of other animals in Thailand.

They were discovered in the back of a truck in the north-east of the country, reportedly heading to neighbouring Laos.

It is believed the animals were destined to be used in medicines and delicacies, as Adrienne White reports.

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