'I've killed hundreds of endangered birds'
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Leuser rainforest: From poacher to animal protector

As a poacher Khaedir killed hundreds of endangered hornbills. Until one day when an encounter with one of the birds transformed his life.

This is a series about the animals of Indonesia's Leuser rainforest and the people trying to save them. Leuser is one of the most biodiverse places on earth.

Part two of a five part series.

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Filmed, edited and produced by Charlotte Pamment

Reporter: Mehulika Sitepu, BBC Indonesia

Additional production support by Shinta Retnani

  • 30 Apr 2019
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