U.K. Ad Highlighting Plight of Orangutans Is Deemed Too ‘Political’ to Air

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The animated commercial for the food retailer Iceland, featuring a baby orangutan, noted that the palm oil industry contributed to the destruction of rain forests and habitats.

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